(This is an entry from the journal entitled Mexico Summer written by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. )
Finished registration and paid the fees. Betty bought some woven shoes. I find that Harriet called for me yesterday by telephone but I was out. Tried later but found the number must be wrong – the lady who answered said no American girl lived there. I guess I’ll just have to wait until she calls again. Carsey, Betty and I went to San Angel. Dignomitty lives in the middle of a beautiful garden but he wasn’t at home. We visited the monastery, saw the gardens of San Angel Inn and had chocolate at the Inn.
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:
Germany’s first launch of a submarine u-7 that carries 29 people. A coal strike is looming,