In Muscatine on Thursday, August 2, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Bought new hot water bottle. Paid polio insurance for 2 years. Paid lights & sanitation. Stan & I worked a puzzle (counted stars) & mailed it to Stein’s. TV at night.”
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.