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Monday January 27, 1936

diary 2The story continues with the second journal.  This is an entry from her personal diary,  written by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago.  Click here to read more)

Saw ” A Tale of Two Cities” with Ronald Coleman and Elizabeth Allen. Very well done, exceptional picture. Used Edith Spurlock’s gift pass and it surely was a grand Christmas present – even so late in the day.   Fixed grades in permanent record sheets

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

Abby Rockefeller is on the cover of this weeks Time Magazine

TIME Magazine Cover: Abby Rockefeller -- Jan. 27, 1936

The U.S. Senate passed the Adjusted Compensation Payment Act by overriding the president’s veto, 76-19.  The act provided bonds to veterans.

The nation bundles up as theNoth American Cold-wave of 1936 contines

Chicago Daily Tribune Jan 27, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune Jan 27, 1936