Monday September 30, 1935

(This is entry from the journal entitled “Mexico Summer” written by Elizabeth Whipple Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago)

Plays came from Paine Pub. Co. Teachers’ meet says we all go to Albuquerque. Also, that I must have my certificate by this week!

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

Sept. 30, 1935: Hoover Dam dedicated

The Hoover Dam is dedicated.


The Holland America liner SS Rotterdam ran aground near Kingston, Jamaica. The British steamer Ariguani was dispatched to rescue the 976 aboard.



A new Time Magazine with Patrick Joseph Hayes on the cover.

Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 30, 1935
Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 30, 1935

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