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Sunday May 31, 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

Indalecio Prieto, 1936.jpg
Indalecio Prieto

Spanish politician Indalecio Prieto was shot during a socialist rally in Écija.

Gustaaf Deloor.JPGGustaaf Deloor of Belgium repeated as winner of the Vuelta a España bicycle race. The race would not be held again until 1941 due to the Spanish Civil War.


Chicago Sunday Tribune May 31, 1936
Chicago Sunday Tribune May 31, 1936