New York City Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia made a speech to a Jewish women’s group proposing that the 1939 World’s Fair include a “Hall of Horrors” with a figure of “that brown-shirted fanatic who is now menacing the peace of the world
The 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
Went swimming at 6 am today with Matha Jane Walker and Bessie Ferina. Had a grand time. Dad came in yesterday bringing somebody to the hospital. Left for home this morning. Today is Harold’s birthday. He’s 24!