In Muscatine on Thursday, January 24, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. No tank cars, no trucks today. 4° below zero this morning. Tried to get more heat in Receiving Room. Worked in District office all forenoon. Meads here 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.