In Muscatine on Saturday, March 31, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Fixed kitchen chair after supper. Letter from Lela. Watched wrestling on TV at night. To bed after 11 P.M.” Lela was one of Helen’s sisters.
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.