In Muscatine on Saturday, July 18, 1953, Dale wrote, “Traded at Henderson’s for a 1941 Oldsmobile ‘66’ Hydramatic 2 door. Good car, 33,120 miles. Put new seat covers on it and took a ride.” Above: Helen sitting in the 1941 Olds.
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.