In Muscatine on Friday, February 16, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Helen called Mother to see if she wanted to come over. Not yet. Took Helen to library after work. 36° today. Stanley went skating at night. TV all evening.”
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.