In Minneapolis on Tuesday, December 3, 1963, Dale wrote, "High about 32°. Roswell died 2 a.m., in Muscatine. Mother called and told us in the evening.” Roswell Gardner was Dale’s cousin, the son of Williams’ brother Charley Gardner.
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.