In Muscatine on Sunday, November 25, 1951, Dale wrote, “Rain most all day. Went to Dr. Swayze for diet for Helen, & to the store. Margaret Sinnott here in evening to visit. TV all afternoon & evening.” Margaret had been a neighbor.
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.