In Muscatine on Thursday, June 14, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Put in application for 1st 3 weeks in July - annual leave. Busherys here a few minutes in the evening. Beautiful day. Watched TV at night. Started diet supper.”
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.