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Monday May 4, 1936

diary 2

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-years-ago today

Torkild Rieber is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

HMS Enterprise WWII IWM FL 005389.jpgHaile Selassie and his entourage sailed aboard the HMS Enterprise from Djibouti to Port Said.



Rioters in Madrid set fire to Catholic churches, schools and monasteries due to unfounded rumors that priests and nuns were distributing poisoned candy to children



Chicago Sunday Tribune May 4, 1936
Chicago Sunday Tribune May 4, 1936