In Muscatine on Thursday, January 4, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8:30 to 5 today. Got a letter from Marie. Took ironing out to be done. Had record trouble - wrong fermenter on RD. Watched TV at night. Good.” Marie was his sister.
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.