In Muscatine on Tuesday, December 12, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Loaded 1 tank car and 4 tank trucks. Helen has a backache. Stan, Dalene, and I to school open house at night. To bed at 10:30.”
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.