In Minneapolis on Thursday, May 8, 1958, Dale wrote, “Nice day, high 67°.Looked at trailer homes after supper.50 feet long, 10 feet wide, 3 bedroom for $5,000. Took Dalene’s friends home after a style show.”That trailer would cost over $40,850 today.
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.