Still in Osceola on Saturday, December 23, 1950, Dale wrote, “Fixed my fender & tail light. Ralph put up his TV aerial. Christmas shopped most all afternoon. Had dinner & supper at Marie’s. To bed at midnight.” Ralph Kimmel was married to Dale’s sister Marie.
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.