Wednesday May 20, 1936

The story continues with the second journal.  This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more.

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Here’s what else was happening 80-year-ago today

Miguel Mariano Gomez (contrast enhanced).tifMiguel Mariano Gómez became President of Cuba.

David Toro became President of Bolivia.DAVID TORO RUILOVA.jpg


The Rural Electrification Act was enacted in the United States

The Hindenburg arrives in Lakehurst, NJ

LouisZamperini, running for the University of Southern California, wins the mile run in the Pacific Coast Conference Track and Field

Chicago Daily Tribune May 20, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune May 20, 1936

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