In Muscatine on Tuesday, October 30, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Drove Bosch’s new Buick home & back to plant. Helen feeling good. Kids out to trick or treat at night. Much cooler at night, 34°.” Above: a 1951 Buick.
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.