NEW ENGLANDERS VIEW ECLIPSE - 1932 New England novices and astronomers alike view a total eclipse of the sun while other parts of the United States only get a partial eclipse. The progress of the eclipse covering the sun is a must see when viewed safely through protective lenses or film footage.
ALBERT EINSTEIN ARRIVES IN CALIFORNIA - 1932 Famous physicist Albert Einstien is greeted at the docks in San Pedro, California as his ship arrives. Einstein plans to collaborate with other great physicists on the equation of the universe at the California Institute of Technology.
LUCY THE MARGATE ELEPHANT - 1932 Lucy the Margate Elephant is a six-story elephant-shaped building that continually amazes visitors to Margate City, New Jersey where they can tour the unusual structure's rooms and watch the view from her eyes. Lucy is now a U.S. National Historic Landmark.
EMPLOYMENT UP FOR SOME - 1932 A much welcomed upturn in some factories across the nation puts thousands back on the payroll. A Cincinnati electrotype plant, an Oregon furniture factory, a Massachusetts appliances manufacturer and an Illinois clock factory all open for business heralding a brighter future for the nation.
AMELIA EARHART SETS NEW RECORDS - 1932 Amelia Earhart is lauded after making the fastest ocean trip in history at 15 hours and 40 minutes. The tousle-haired beauty also becomes the first woman to fly the route solo but doesn't savor victory for long before she's off again in her Lockheed-Vega plane.
GRAND ARMY OF REPUBLIC PARADE - 1932 Veterans of the Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R) proudly parade through the streets of Springfiield, Illnois to the flag-bedecked Patriotic Hall and a warm welcome from Commander-in-Chief Samuel P. Town and town citizens.
BOY SCOUTS & ANIMALS SIGN DRIVER PETITION - 1932 Boy Scouts visit to the Bronx Zoo in New York and secure the "signatures" of small creatures on a petition urging motorists to be more considerate of the little guys while on the road. The humane petition is then presented to Mayor James J. Walker.
DUCKLINGS HATCHED IN TREE - 1932 A mother duck makes her nest in a tree - a brilliant idea that keeps her eggs safe until they hatch into adorable fuzzy ducklings. When the ducklings decide to explore the larger world they jump out of the tree then take off to find Mama.
GREAT DEPRESSION BRINGS HUNGER & DESPAIR - 1932 Haunting scenes of poverty and hunger in the cities as the Great Depression brings unemployment to an all time high. People stand in long lines for aid and possible employment while others dig through garbage for scraps and live in extreme poverty.
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