In Muscatine on Wednesday, June 13, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Used new IRBW scale for the 1st time. Helen has a stitch in her shoulders. Nice bright day. Hayes still here. TV at night. Boxing, etc.” ‘IRBW’ stood for Internal Revenue Bonded Warehouse.
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.