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Friday April 30, 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.

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

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Women won the right to vote in the Philippines when a suffrage plebiscite passed with 90% approval.

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The Nationalist battleship Espana accidentally hit a mine laid by its own side and sank off Santander.

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Mrs. Roosevelt’s Arrives in Seattle
Chicago Daily Tribune April 30, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune April 30, 1937