In Muscatine on Tuesday, November 20, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Bought a 10-pound turkey for $7.61 at Weis Grocery. Roswell here in the evening & watched TV. Helen feels better. To bed at 11 P.M.” Roswell was Dale’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.