The Mercury, a seaplane, is mounted on the Maia, a flying-boat. The former is designed to take off from the Maia whilst in the air. A view of the two components of the Mayo composite aircraft in position at Messrs. Short Brothers yard at Rochester, Kent, England
The Brady Shoot-out took place in Bangor, Maine. Two members of the Brady Gang were killed. The third apprehended.
The story continues with the second journal. This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster
Arnold ate lunch with me. We got my picture proofs. He selected his and met Mrs. Morris. I almost wept when he left but I couldn’t go to school that way! Surely, hated to see him off without me! How is it that I love him now so much more than just last week, but I do! Charlotte missed school and we went to see her and stayed for the “usual” coffee and home-made bread. Delicious!
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today: