Daily Archives: October 2, 2017

October 2, 1937

diary 2The story continues with the second journal. This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster

No Post Today:

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

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The Parsley Massacre began in Hispaniola when Dominican President Rafael Trujillo made an inflammatory speech against Haitians.

Image result for /Covadonga battle 1937The Nationalists captured Covadonga.

Love Is on the Air FilmPoster.jpegRonald Reagan made his screen debut with the release of the film Love Is on the Air, also starring June Travis.




A new New Yorker and Saturday Evening Post

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Image result for october 2, 1937Gloria Vanderbilt  On Horseback

Frank A. Banks and President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Grand Coulee Dam