Daily Archives: October 10, 2016

Saturday October 10, 1936

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

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


Kruckenkreuz Ständestaat Österreich.svgThe Heimwehr was dissolved and absorbed by the Fatherland Front.

The Italian cabinet adopted Mussolini‘s recommendations for new national defense measures, most notably establishing a new work schedule for producers of war materials that increased the work week from 40 hours to 60.Image result for october 10, 1936 typhoon

At least 310 people were killed by a typhoon the struck Luzon in the Philippines over the past two days.

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The London Gazette announced that women over 18 could be employed filling three inch mortar bombs. It was first time since the Great War that British women could work in munitions factories.

The Reich Central Office for the Combating of Homosexuality and Abortion was created in Nazi Germany.

A new Saturday Evening Post and Newyorker magazine

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt campaigns in Plattsmouth

Chicago Daily Tribune October 10, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune October 10, 1936