In Muscatine on Friday, November 16, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Prescription $3 for Helen. Busherys here at night to watch boxing. Getting colder. Stanley sang at the Baptist church at night.”
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.