Thursday September 24, 1936

diary 2The 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.

Letter from Mary Jo saying she had lost the check for $20 I sent her!  Wrote her a letter and another check. Visited Mrs. Plyer in the evening

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


The Republicans opened the Alberche Dam to thwart a Nationalist advance.






CharlesCouglinCraineDetroitPortrait.jpgFather Charles Coughlin increased his rhetoric against the Roosevelt Administration. Coughlin called the President “anti-God” and said he would advocate the use of bullets if an “upstart dictator” voided the ballot.

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The New York Giants made the 1936 World Series a Subway Series, clinching the National League pennant with a 2-1 win over the Boston Bees.

Image result for september 24, 1936Jim Henson, puppeteer, filmmaker and television producer was born in Greenville, Mississippi

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The last train leaves downtown Syracuse
Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 24, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 24, 1936

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