In Muscatine on Wednesday, September 12, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Pay day. Sold cabinet & old refrigerator for $42.50. Gave Lester one key to the 507 house. Hooked the TV set up. Went to bed early.”
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.