In Muscatine on Thursday, December 6, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Olsgaard at plant on IAP renewal. Not very busy. Paid Montgomery Ward $19, $15 gas bill, $6.50 phone bill, $40 groceries. 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.