In Muscatine on Monday, June 4, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Plant shut down for repairs to aldehyde column. No night shift. Fred King put new shock absorbers in his car. We lit a fire in our furnace. Stan & I went to wrestling matches at night. Fair.”
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.