In Muscatine on Thursday, February 21, 1952, Dale wrote, “8 hours sick leave. Still have the flu. Bushery here at supper time. Helen washed her hair. I made out our 1951 Federal income tax return. Card from Mother. 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.