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Wednesday June 3, 1936

diary 2The 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.

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

Law enforcement officials in Chicago arrested members of the Purple Gang and seized their custom-equipped Graham-Paige sedan




The 327 foot Secretary Cutter is launched.

Haile Selassie arrived by special train at London Waterloo station to a huge crowd cheering and displaying welcome banners.

A series of strikes across France took on the character of a general strike

Member of the Macon, Ga motorcycle patrol pause for a picture.





Chicago Daily Tribune June 3, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune June 3, 1936