Thursday October 24, 1935

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

No post today:

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

The Río Piedras massacre occurred at the University of Puerto Rico in Río Piedras.

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Winston Churchill warned that Nazi Germany was a greater threat to peace than the war in Abyssinia. “We cannot afford to see Nazidom in its present phase of cruelty and intolerance, with all its hatreds and all its gleaming weapons, paramount in Europe at the present time”, he told the House of Commons.

Chicago Daily Tribune Oct 24, 1935
Chicago Daily Tribune Oct 24, 1935

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