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1937


NAMES:(in no specific order)


Gladys Amos, Lorene Bailey, Ruby Heaton, Evelyn Harbison, Arnice Marsh, Christine Sanford, Grace Smith, Belva York, Ray Garrison, Etheridge Horsley, Henry Hunt, Hassell Nix, Arnold Price, Dorsey Thomas.

 

  • On January 2 Britain and Italy sign Mediterranean agreement.
  • January 23-30 The second Stalinist trial of "counterrevolutionaries" (treason trials) is held in Moscow. Thirteen of the fifteen defendents receive death sentences.
  • January 24 Goering sorders Heydrich to organize emigration of Jews still residing in Germany.
  • On January 27 Chancellor Hitler demands return of German colonies.
  • Hitler formally abrogates the Treaty of Versailles.
  • On February 4 President Roosevelt begins an effort to "pack" the Supreme court.
  • Cost of a gallon of Gas 10 cents.
  • The Hindenberg disaster in 1937 triggered the fall in the Use of Airships for commercial passenger travel.
  • The first flying car to actually fly was built by Waldo Waterman and flew in 1937.
  • The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, is opened.