In Muscatine on Saturday, October 7, 1950, Dale wrote, "Up at 8 & got my breakfast. Went to the store. Letter & pictures from Mother. Went to Abney's & saw Yankees win 4th straight World Series game. Saw Purdue upset Notre Dame in football 28-14."
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.