Daily Archives: April 11, 2016

Friday April 10, 1936

diary 2The story continues with the second journal.  This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more.

Alyce Claire went to Tatum – Reunion  at Brownsfield this time.  Stayed for program with Helen Snipes.  Talked with her of a possible Mexico trip (for me). Velma and Evelyn, Mary and I ate supper at Jewetts.  Came home to play Rummy and Pitch. Many things in store for Tomorrow! Made an appointment with Dr. Eiffert.

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


The Mickey Mouse Club was broadcast locally from the stage of the Fox State Theater

Getting ready for Easter – Two Little French Girls Walking With Huge Easter Eggs.









A group of people, including astronomer Edwin Hubble (at right), welcome the arrival of the Hale Telescope lens in Lamanda Park in Pasadena, Ca.





The Mexican government exiled ex-president Plutarco Elías Calles and union boss Luis Napoleón Morones “for the purpose of maintaining tranquility”

Chicago Daily Tribune April 10, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune April 10, 1936