In Muscatine on Saturday, June 2, 1951, Dale wrote, “Non-work day. Helen & I washed the bathroom walls & ceiling. Kids went to a show in the afternoon. Bought Stanley new pair of shoes & Dalene a new belt. TV at night, at home.”
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.