(This is an entry from the journal entitled Mexico Summer written by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more)
Visited with pop. Watch party at the church. Bill Brunson played. Surely do like him and hope he and Agnes do marry – perhaps – Jonathon evidently having a good time
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today
The most successful board game of all time, Monopoly – which would go on to be printed in more than 40 languages and licensed in well over 100 countries – was patented on this day in 1935 by a salesman from Philadelphia named Charles B. Darrow.
The Lindbergh family reached English shores and dodged an army of reporters, secluding themselves in a Liverpool hotel and turning down all requests for interviews.