In Muscatine on Monday, December 11, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Car cost $18.71 – burnt out generator & regulator. Jack Owens got a new TV set, 16” Motorola. Watched TV until after 9 & then went to bed.” Jack was a co-worker.
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.