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Monday June 28, 1937

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




Arrived in San Antonio about 8:30 – From Kernville to S.A. the hrs just flew!  Got a room at the St. Anthony. Had left my hat and gloves at St. Anthony’s was grand.  Air conditioned and everyone nice.  Bill only $3.45!

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

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Georges Bonnet

The new French Finance Minister Georges Bonnet addressed the country’s financial crisis by closing the stock market and suspending all commercial payments in gold and foreign currencies until further notice.

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The Soviet Union executed 36 more people for spying

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Ethel Du Pont & Franklin Roosevelt Jr. are on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine.

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Fritz Wiessner leading the first technical climb of Devil’s Tower Wyoming


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Simone Mathieu (France) at Wimbledon

Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan in Darwin, Australia

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Chicago Daily Tribune June 28, 1937