On Wednesday, February 9, 1955, I worked after school in Muscatine at the Tradehome shoe store, owned by the father of my classmate Kay Woodward. He and I would compete to see who could make the most sales.
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.