In Muscatine on Thursday, September 6, 1951, Dale wrote, “8 hours sick leave. Dropped out of Blue Cross. Went to the store. Took Helen for her 2nd shot. Busherys here at night. 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.