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.
Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today
Britain and France allowed Belgium to withdraw from the security obligations of the Locarno Treaties.
Nationalist-controlled parts of Spain adopted the fascist salute except in the armed forces.
The first government “greener pastures” migration started from northeastern Colorado irrigated lands. More than 100 families were to be moved from “Dust Bowl” lands to the federal project in an effort to provide relief from the Great Depression.