On Tuesday, October 21, 1952, Burl Schaffer (Helen’s nephew) and his wife Opal were in Muscatine for lunch in their new Ford, similar to above. Dale took Helen for a ride after work and wrote, “Nice day.”
Hello - I am Stanley Gardner, the only grandson of Jettie Short (above, feeding her farm chickens in 1946) and Williams Gardner. They also had six grand-daughters. This blog is a series of date-related excerpts from Dad's diaries, with selected photos or other visual aids.