In Muscatine on Monday, April 2, 1951, Dale wrote, “Non-work day. Helen & I went downtown this morning. Took rent to Kopp’s. Put new seat covers on kitchen chairs. Got my hair cut. TV at night & to bed at 10 P.M.”
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.