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Monday September 27, 1937

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British authorities arrested 120 suspects in the Lewis Yelland Andrews murder

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nyon Conference

Italy signed on to the Nyon accords

Image result for september 27, 1937The last living Bali Tiger  was a female shot at Sumbar Kima, west Bali

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Transcontinental & Western Air reestablishes service to San Francisco.

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German Chancellor Adolf Hitler, right, and ...German Chancellor Adolf Hitler, right, and Italian leader Benito Mussolini stand in the back of a car on their journey from the Heerstrasse Station to the Hindenburg Palace, in Berlin

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Sunday September 12, 1937

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Excerpts from a letter written by the imprisoned German pastor Martin Niemöller were read to his congregation. “I often think of others who must wander through the same dark valley as myself”, one passage read. “But it is a comfort to us all to know that you are praying for us. I am certain the almighty God will triumph.”

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Caracciola sits on what appears to be the back of a vehicle. A young woman sits in front of him.Rudolf Caracciola of Germany won the Italian Grand Prix.

 

 

A bomb explodes at the French Employers Confederation’s building, in Paris France

 

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The Royal Family at Buckingham Palace

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Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 12, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune Sept 12, 1937

Monday August 30, 1937

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Joe Louis retained boxing’s World Heavyweight Championship with a 15-round decision over Tommy Farr at Yankee Stadium.

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The Russian freighter Timiryazev was torpedoed and sunk near Dellys. All 30 crew were rescued by a fishing boat.

Eberhard von Stohrer was appointed the new German ambassador to the Spanish Nationalist government

The Japanese Minister of the Navy on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

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Chicago Daily Tribune August 30, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune August 30, 1937

Monday August 16, 1937

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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

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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

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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

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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

 

A mill worker, in a black suit, is shown fighting with pickets who seek to prevent his entering the Cambria plant of the Bethlehem Steel Company at Johnstown, Pennsylvania.Steel mill worker fighting to cross a picket line outside the Cambria Steel Mill, Johnstown, Pa

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

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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

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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.
Men set up speakers to amplify the switching on ceremony

 

 

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

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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