In Muscatine on Saturday, September 22, 1951, Dale wrote, “Fixed short circuit in stop lights in the morning. Put new pane in upstairs window. Took kids to a show, & went to store. I got supper. TV at night & to bed early.”
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.