(This is an entry from the journal entitled “Mexico Summer” written by Elizabeth Whipple Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago)
Letter from House and I sent $10 to Santa Fe for my Life Certificate. Letter from Velma G. Stone. I can hardly wait to get to Roswell. Better seems to be having a fair time and am sure I would. Went to see “Imitation of Life” with Jaime, Iley and Blanche.
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:
A deadly hurricane hits Newfoundland and another wicked storm is brewing in the Atlantic. The cat 5 storm is setting its sights on Florida for the Labor Day Holiday weekend.
Band leader Jack Hylton is selecting a hundred bathing beauties to appear with him in his first film. The selection is taking place in London.