In Minneapolis on Sunday, February 8, 1959, Dale wrote, “Up at 8 and read the Sunday paper. Dalene went to see Van Cliburn at Northrop Auditorium with her chorus school friends. Some snow today.” Above: a sample of Van Cliburn playing the piano.
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.