In Muscatine on Saturday, May 26, 1951, Dale wrote, “Up late & had breakfast at 9:30. Helen & I washed in the morning. Went downtown in the afternoon. Bought water pump. Arth here at night for TV & we looked at our pictures. Rain & cool.”
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.