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
Went swimming at 6 am today with Matha Jane Walker and Bessie Ferina. Had a grand time. Dad came in yesterday bringing somebody to the hospital. Left for home this morning. Today is Harold’s birthday. He’s 24!
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today
Women air pilots roared into Spokane from all points of the compass to take part in Spokane’s first women’s air meet at Felts Field
The first visitors enter the gates on opening day of the Great Lakes Exposition of 1936, aka the World’s Fair, in Cleveland, Ohio.