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Monday August 16, 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.

Wired Bank in Roswell for $40 to go home on . Finished up school work.  Carpenter packed Dit’s table.

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A general mobilization of the military was ordered in Japan.

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The Polish peasant strike began.

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France protested to the Chinese government over the air raid that killed more than 1,000

 

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John Edgar Hoover, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the United States, signs young actress Shirley Temple‘s autograph books, after he was made a member of the Shirley Temple Police Force

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Actor Paul Muni is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

Chicago Daily Tribune August 16, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune August 16, 1937

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday July 12, 1937

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

diary 2by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more.

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The Spanish pavilion opened at the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne in Paris, featuring Pablo Picasso‘s mural-sized painting Guernica hanging in the entrance hall.

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American mercenary pilot Harold Edward Dahl was shot down near Madrid and captured by Nationalist forces.

Image result for Abbie an' Slats july 12, 1937The comic strip Abbie an’ Slats first appeared.

 

 

 

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Bill Cosby, actor and comedian, is born in PhiladelphiaPennsylvania

 

 

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The McCarren Park Pool in Brooklyn , New York is full.

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Chicago Daily Tribune July 12, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune July 12, 1937

Monday June 21, 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.

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Leon Blum

Léon Blum resigned as Prime Minister of France when the Senate refused to give him special powers to deal with the country’s financial crisis.

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Ohio Governor Martin L. Davey ordered 4,500 National Guardsmen to Youngstown.

The Wimbledon Championships were televised for the first time, on BBC Television.

Dr Morris Fishbein is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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The Cole Bros Circus arrives in Montreal

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Buffalo is flooding.

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Chicago Daily Tribune June 21, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune June 21, 1937

 

Monday June 14, 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.

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Nationalists captured Las Arenas, cutting Bilbao off from the sea.

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The Irish Parliament was dissolved and new elections called for July 1.

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William Aberhart’s first cabinet, pictured with him in 1935, remained intact until late in 1936. By August 1937, four of its eight members had resigned or been fired.

The Social Credit backbenchers’ revolt in Alberta came to an end when Premier William Aberhart finally got a budget passed in the legislature by a vote of 40-7

 

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Paul van Zeeland is on the Cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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Fred Noonan and a group of locals pose for photographs with the Electra at Assab, Eritrea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chicago Daily Tribune June 14, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune June 14, 1937

Monday June 7, 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.

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Order of the German Eagle

Benito Mussolini and Galeazzo Ciano became the first recipients of the Order of the German Eagle.

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Actress Jean Harlow, 26, dies of kidney disease.

The Lansing Labor Holiday continues in Michigan

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Sidney Howard is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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Chicago Daily Tribune June 7, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune June 7, 1937

 

 

Monday May 24, 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.

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Republican warplanes bombed a patrol boat of the Italian Navy, killing several sailors.

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Eleanor Roosevelt visiting the Packhorse Library in West Liberty, KY,

Soviet politician Jānis Rudzutaks was arrested and accused of Trotskyism and espionage for Nazi Germany.

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The U.S. Supreme Court decided Helvering v. Davis and Steward Machine Co. v. Davis.

 

 

Image result for may 24, 1937A close-up view of new electro-matic vehicle actuated traffic signals at the corner of Queen and George Streets in Brisbane, Australia.
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Image result for may 24, 1937The Archbishop of Canterbury is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Chicago Daily Tribune May 24, 1937
The Chicago Daily Tribune May 24, 1937

Monday May 10, 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.

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Frozen food came to Britain when frozen asparagus went on sale for the first time

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Derby favorites are on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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Image result for may 10, 1937Monroe, North  Carolina celebrates the Confederate Memorial Day

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Pres Franklin Roosevelt Smokes Cigarette and Fishing During Vacation on Gulf of Mexico

 

More than 5,000,000 gallons of water was pumped into a five-story brick building iin Detroit,  before a 5-alarm fire was brought under control

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Chicago Daily Tribune May 10, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune May 10, 1937

Monday April 26, 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.

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Carsey had answered my terrible letter with one just as bad which I read Dit. Also I had written begging pardon for ever saying anything and he had answered that in the old-time newsy letter so I guess that’s all over!
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 Bombing of Guernica: The German Condor Legion razed the town of Guernica.
Fulgencio Batista is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine
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Chicago Daily Tribune April 26, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune April 26, 1937

Monday April 5, 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.

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Just an entry to show that three weeks ago I was just back from Seminole – Hadn’t written to Carsey in that time but today I got a letter from him.   So I wrote n told him just what I thought  of him and cited examples of pure unadulterated selfishness that embarrassed me so.  Don’t know whether he’ll want to answer or not!  It doesnt matter!  Diantha wrote to me to forgive him!  Forgive!

Dearest Elizabeth 

This is Saturday afternoon and at this minute I imagine you are in Van Horn in a bad humor, but it couldn’t be worse than mine.  Yesterday, (Friday) D.D. Dennison told me he had relatives near there somewhere in New Mexico.  I told him I surely  did want to go too.  He said he was going to Brownfield to buy a new car, so I said I would wait for him at the camp, then we would take off and spend the night in Monahaus at the Humble Camp. . He was to come back Friday night and I waited until noon today!! He never did show up! Then I heard of a car wreck and figured out that it was him.  I found a fellow coming to Midland to return immediately, so I came here to wire you.   I hope you got the wire!! After arriving here I found a fellow who assured me that it was not Dennisson involved in a car wreck, but then it was too late to see you unless I found a car or bought one – and then I would have telephone you . I didn’t bring but $61.00 with me to Midland, plenty to be sure, bit not enough to buy a car! Ben bought a new car and I didn’t have nerve to get his, and there wasn’t time to reach you by Train or bus.  So I have just stewed all day. Had I any notion Dennison was never coming back last night I could have taken the train and would have been in Van Horn at 4:00 AM this morning. (Saturday); then we could have gone to El Paso or wherever we chose to go.  But dam it, nothing turned out right. 

I may can come up next week-end or if not then, the next.   Can’t tell now and I am in too bad a mood to figure it out.

This Schaubaur pen is worse than post office pens.  I surely wish I could see you!

I love you inspite of the fact that I stood you up in Van Horn. 

Arnold

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The first postage stamps bearing the face of Adolf Hitler went on sale in Germany to commemorate the Führer’s 48th birthday.

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The French liner Normandie crossed the Atlantic Ocean in record time, with an average speed of 30.98 knots

 

Harry B. Housser is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

Launch of the aircraft carrier Yorktown, of Newport News Shipbuilding ,into the James River.
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Chicago Daily Tribune April 5, 1937

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Monday March 22, 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.

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The only acknowledgement of Mit brennender Sorge in the German press appeared in the Völkischer Beobachter, where an editorial said that “even an agreement with the Holy See has not sacrosanct, untouchable and enternal value.

Cancer researcher C. C. Little is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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Russian film maker Vladislav Mikosha and crew Seeing-off the airplane to the Pole

 

 

 

 

 

Chicago Daily Tribune March 22,1937
Chicago Daily Tribune March 22,1937