In Muscatine on Sunday, August 26, 1951, Dale wrote, “Up at 7:30, breakfast, paper, & Dalene & I took a ride, took Ringer. Rain most of day. Took Helen to Dr. Swayze in evening for her itch. Fried chicken for supper. TV at night.” Ringer was our dog.
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.