In Muscatine on Tuesday, June 12, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Hayes still making annual inspection. Stopped at Wards for a catalog. Wrote Mom a letter. Cool in evening. To bed late.” Above: a 1951 Montgomery Ward catalog.
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.