In Muscatine on Monday, August 20, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Jack Owens cap sealed on 4th floor. Arms on sick leave. Got washing & ironing for $3.34. Took Mother & Dalene for a ride in evening. Roswell here a little while in evening. TV at 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.