The story continues with the second journal. This is an entry from her personal diary, written by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more
Barely did get to church and S.S. without breakfast. Slept until 5 in the afternoon and my sore throat has almost vanished. Got letter from Jaime telling me of the opera. Someone else mailed it for there was a note on the back and Jaime wrote it Tuesday! Saw “The Bride Comes Home” with Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray – quite good. Lenore Shaffer went with me – Alyce Claire returned tonight
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today
The 1936 North American Cold Wave begins to peak.
Egypt reduced the age of conscription from 19 to 18 years of age
The Figure Skating competition begins and here are the results from Men’s Alpine Skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics