In Muscatine on Monday, July 30, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. I went back & steamed out #11 tank & cap sealed. Letter from Lela. Paid M&S $4.23. Shower about 10 P.M. Watched TV late show.” Lela was Helen’s sister.
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.