In Muscatine on Wednesday, August 29, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Pay day. Hot & humid. Humidity 92%. We may move next door within a week. Went & looked inside the house at night. To bed at midnight.”
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.