In Muscatine on Thursday, March 22, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8:30 to 5. I cap sealed on 3rd floor all day. Warm, 50°. Letter from Mother. Martha Smith gave Helen a home permanent. Stan on KWPC radio today. Dalene home sick all day.”
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.