In Muscatine on Tuesday, February 13, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Colder again today. Light blizzard, windy. Streets very slick with ice. Bought 11 quarts skim milk & 1 quart homogenized. TV at night. To bed at 11 P.M.”
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.