In Muscatine on Saturday, September 29, 1951, Dale wrote, “Non-work day. Fixed washing machine. Fixed TV aerial, too. Watched Yale 7 - Navy 7 on TV. Letter from Wilma. Kids went to a show in afternoon. I made chili for supper. Warm fall day.” Wilma was a sister of Helen’s.
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.