On Friday, December 29, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Drove to Osceola 4:30 to 8:30. Ate supper in Washington, Iowa. Visited with Mother at night & to bed early. Cold tonight. Carol Jane here too.” Carol was the daughter of Dale’s brother Lloyd.
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.