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Wednesday March 24, 1934

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:


60,000 auto workers striking against Chrysler ended a 17-day work stoppage after a tentative settlement was reached.

Eight middle aged white men, seven wearing three piece suits and one wearing an overcoat that obscures what he's wearing beneath, stand in two rows in front of some steps.
William Aberhart’s first cabinet, pictured with him in 1935, remained intact until late in 1936.

Social Credit backbenchers’ revolt: By a vote of 27 to 25, a motion was carried in the Alberta legislature over the protest of Premier William Aberhart to adjourn the debate on his government’s budget.




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Oxford won the 89th Boat Race, ending Cambridge‘s streak of 13 consecutive wins.

Image result for march 24, 1937The new Post Office is dedicated in San Antonio, Texas







Chicago Daily Tribune March 24, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune March 24, 1937