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Saturday November 6, 1937

diary 2The story continues with the second journal. This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster

No post today:

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

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Japanese officers hand out sweets to Chinese children

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The jury in the Anna Marie Hahn trial found her guilty of murder

Image result for november 6,1937The Montreal Indians play the Toronto Argonauts at Percival Molson Memorial Stadium



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Friday May 1, 1936

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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.

“Saw “Life of Pasteus” last night and it was great!  Today at the Cafeteria I saw Peggy Sands from Albuquerque – we knew her whole family in Vegas.  Saw “The Moon’s Our  Home” with Lenore tonight.   Found Lanora here when I return.  Talked late,

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

Salem College celebrates May Day

Emperor Haile Selassie, his wife Menen Asfaw and key members of the Ethiopian government decided to depart Addis Ababa by train and flee to Djibouti in French Somaliland.

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Starting on this day, every newlywed couple in Nazi Germany was to receive a copy of Mein Mein Kampf dust jacket.jpegKampf from the registrar.

The Brazilian football club Associação Desportiva Confiança was founded


Rally of the Hitler Youth in Berlin





Popeye builds a bridge

Ukranian delegation march through Red Square





Thursday September 27, 1934

No Post today. She is probably watching Popeye the Sailor which was released yesterday.  (See below.)

Here is what else was happening 80-years-ago today:

The first six-man football game was played in Hebron, Nebraska.

On September 27, 1934 – FDR Had A Word Or Two About Rumor Mongers

September 27, 1934 – addressing the Herald Tribune Women’s Forum on Current Issues, warned against listening to the rumor mongers, alive and well and thriving in Washington.