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Saturday May 16,1936

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.

diary 2



Dad, Ty-Ty and Mary Jo came here about one – We ate lunch and took Mrs. Burdette and Mary V to the Bottomless Lakes.

Bottomless Lake State Park, NM

Got cleaned up and shopped with Mary Jo for a hat. Mary Jo went to the show with Mary V and Robert. Had waffles at Burdette’s.



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

The Italian Senate ratified the annexation of Ethiopia.

3 Jews were killed and 2 injured in Jerusalem when an assailant opened fire on a crowd leaving a movie theatre. –




A new New Yorker and Saturday Evening Post


Bold Venture won the Preakness Stakes over Granville by a nose.

Chicago Daily Tribune May 16, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune May 16, 1936