In Muscatine on Monday, September 24, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. I had a quiet day. Went to store after work. Shower & cooler today. Mike Collier, Bob Rath, & Stan had a party in Stanley’s room. To bed before 10.” Mike and Bob were classmates of mine.
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.