While vacationing in Osceola on Thursday, June 10, 1937, Dale wrote, “Went out to Louie and Ruth’s. They have a nice place.” Louie Schaffer was one of Helen’s brothers. Below: Ruth and Louie’s farm west of Osceola.
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.