U.S. CELEBRATES MEMORIAL DAY President Roosevelt leads the nation in Memorial Day celebrations on the Gettysburg Battlefield. In Washington French airmen Paul Codos and Captain Maurice Rossi lay a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. New York City observes the day with a huge parade along Riverside Drive.
NYC COMMUNIST RALLY - 1933 Fifty thousand defiant communists gather in New York City for a May Day celebration as police stand ready for possible violence. Thankfully none comes but the streets are a mess afterwards.
TOMBSTONE'S HELLDORADO CELEBRATION - 1930 Tombstone, Arizona holds its second annual Helldorado celebration of the town's Wild West years. Fun includes bringing the horse and wagon, erecting a mock gold rush town and enjoying past times such as gambling and lynching.
INDIA DECLARES ITS INDEPENDENCE - 1930 India's National Congress declares January 26, 1930 the Declaration of the Independence of India (Purna Swaraj) resolving to fight for complete self-rule from Great Britain. Over 500,000 gather in Bombay to celebrate but tensions heat up as communist mill workers try to replace the nationalist party flag with their own.
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