(This is an entry from the journal entitled “Mexico Summer” written by Elizabeth Whipple Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago)
Left Van Horn at 5:25, one hour late, reached Roswell at 12 per schedule. Mrs. Grady was glad to see me by the hug and kiss I got! Arranged for payments at ban, shopped and visited Velma. Later saw Mrs. Burdette and stayed there for supper. Morris’ are sweet as ever. He is pale but looked well in a tan suit and shoes to match. “Shorty” Miller is married and Art Corum and Hubbard have work in the Educ. end of the C.C.C work I hear. Hazel Smith has a job in Central or South America. (Lucky Girl!) Alyce Claire hasn’t come yet. A note from Mrs. Wilmot asks me to talk to the class about Mexico tomorrow. Mrs. Elmore has had the organ all summer so I may not have it this year! Remains to be seen! Saw Pauline Regensburg and Lavora Hedrick-
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:
A new Popeye the Sailor.