In Muscatine on Saturday, September 15, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Very quiet day at plant. I got caught up on some work. Bought Dalene shoes & pajamas; Stan gym shoes & overalls. Helen got supper.”
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.