In Muscatine on Sunday, October 25, 1953, Dale wrote, “I finished painting the bathroom. Dalene and Stan went to Sunday school and church. I watched football on TV in the afternoon.” Watching sports events was a favorite pastime of his.
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.