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Sunday May 23, 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.

No Post today.

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


3,840 children evacuated from the Spanish Civil War arrived in Southampton.

Logo of the Fourth InternationalLeon Trotsky outlined a Fourth International to oppose Joseph Stalin

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Leon Trotsky
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Pigeon release at the Arc de Triomphe. Paris

Image result for john d rockefellerJohn Davison Rockefeller Sr.  passed away. He was an American oil industry business magnate and philanthropist. He is widely considered the wealthiest American of all time, and the richest person in modern history.


Chicago Daily Tribune May 23, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune May 23, 1937