In Muscatine on Saturday, August 25, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Very quiet day. Thunderstorm in morning. Paid Stormer Electric for refrigerator motor $8.69, insurance paid it. Took Helen to store & downtown. 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.