In Clinton, Iowa, on September 10, 1943, Dale wrote, “Stanley came to meet me at work and didn’t get there till 5:45. He couldn’t get off the bus and rode it to the end of the line and back downtown and then back to the plant.” Below: a crowded bus in 1943.
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.