In Muscatine on Wednesday, December 12, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Cold today, 10° above in morning. Bought cigars & cigarettes on way home. Rod & Kay Mead here at night to watch TV. To bed at 10:30 P.M. Letter from Marie.” Marie was his sister.
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.