In Minneapolis on Monday, August 11, 1958, Dale wrote, “A nice day. Humid in the morning. I took Dalene and Diana swimming at Lake Johanna.” Diana was a friend of Dalene’s. Below: Lake Johanna is in the Arden Hills suburb north of St. Paul.
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.