In Muscatine on Monday, November 20, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Talked to St. Paul twice. Cold today, 14° above this morning. Bought capon from Mrs. Archer $3.20. Bought Dalene a malted milk & Stanley a sundae. Stayed home 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.