In Minneapolis on Thursday, October 4, 1956, Dale wrote, “Burl and Opal left at 7 a.m. Helen worked 9 to 6 at Schuyler’s Shoe Store. Nice day. Card from Mother from the Ozarks.” Burl Schaffer was Helen’s cousin.
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.