(This is an entry from the journal entitled “Mexico Summer” written by Elizabeth Whipple Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago)
Heard the new preacher and he advocated a reverent attitude (!) in the church and spiritual growth – also inviting the preacher at dinner! League night was a farce! No program prepared, late start and confusion supreme. I don’t see why it needs to be! Saw “Mary Burns Fugitive” with Sylvia Sidney – Good!
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:
Jefferson County, Texas bought it’s first Book-mobile. Then called a book wagon. They closed it in 2015.