In Muscatine on Wednesday, February 16, 1955, Dale wrote, “Took Dalene to the lumber yard after work for boards for her shop class. I joined the Gauger’s Union.” The following Saturday, Dale took Dalene to work to saw her boards in the carpenter’s shop.
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.