In Muscatine on Monday, October 2, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Sent Lofgren’s leave slip in for 8 days. Took Dalene to ‘Treasure Island’ at night. Cooler. Showers today. Rent goes to $50 November 1st.”
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.