On Tuesday, February 12, 1952, Dale left work in Muscatine an hour early to drive to Indianola to see an Osceola basketball game. He wrote, “Osceola won 48 to 47 in a thriller I drove on to Osceola to Mother’s to stay all night.”
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.