Daily Archives: December 21, 2014

Friday December 21, 1934

(This is an entry from the journal entitled Mexico Summer written by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago.  Click here to read more)

Had program in the afternoon in Assembly – “Why the Chimes Rang”  was not so good as when given at night.  Left at 4 (instead of 3) for home – Waited in the middle of the night in Pecos for almost 3 hours!




Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:

Another big storm hits the East coast – this time it brings down an airplane over Chicago.

Nevada State Journal (Reno,NV) Dec 21, 1934
Nevada State Journal (Reno,NV) Dec 21, 1934

December 21, 1934: Josephine Baker appears in Zouzou, becoming the first black woman to star in a major motion picture.