Daily Archives: May 11, 2016

Monday May 11, 1936

The 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.

diary 2Dentist again, Alyce Claire came in while I was still in the chair.   Dr. Eiffert is lots of fun!  Seventeen years ago today, mother died! Such a long time!

Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago todayThe Italian delegation at the League of Nations walked out on a session about Ethiopia when the League allowed Ethiopia’s delegate to continue participating in League sessions.


Anthropologist Franz Boas is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

TIME Magazine Cover: Franz Boas -- May 11, 1936

American track and field athlete JESSE OWENS with an NBC news reporter during the Olympic Games in Berlin Germany

Draculas Doughter original Poster 1936.jpgThe horror film Dracula’s Daughter was released





The Airship Hindenburg prepares to depart from New Jersey

Chicago Daily Tribune May 11, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune May 11, 1936