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Monday December 14,1936

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.

No post today.

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


David Frankfurter was sentenced to 18 years in prison for the murder of Wilhelm Gustloff.

Salvador Dali is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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The municipal transport committee in Glasglow, Scottland decided to stop referring to “subway” and instead call it the “Underground”

The opening of the Glasgow Subway on December 14, 1896

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The Nationalist Canarias sank the Soviet cargo vessel Komsomol as it left Valencia.

Chicago Daily Tribune December 14, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune December 14, 1936