Daily Archives: March 18, 2015

Monday March 18, 1935

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

For supper Ty-Ty and I go to Burdette’s.  I leave for a teacher’s meeting – went back to Burdette’s later.

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

The first “Shelterbelt”  in the nation is planted in Southwestern Oklahoma.  It was a project to create windbreaks in the Great Plains states of the United States to prevent Dust Bowl conditions.

The British government sent a note to Berlin protesting against Germany’s adoption of military conscription.

A mysterious Robot Plane flies over California skies.