On Wednesday, February 28, 1951, I had surgery at Muscatine’s Hershey Hospital to have a tumor removed from my chest. The tumor was the size of a checker, but we found out later that it was not malignant. That was a relief.
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.