Tag Archives: war

Hundreds die as planes attack Chinese church, Angels lead league, August 9, 1938

    t left, Japanese planes bomb the Catholic cathedral in Canton, China … Superior Court Judge Fletcher Bowron is selected to be a candidate in the recall election against Mayor Frank Shaw, but Bowron hasn’t given his approval. In … Continue reading

Posted in @news, City Hall, Politics, Sports | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

June 13, 1938

orrect me if I’m wrong, but this plane at left looks like a DC-4E. Either that or a very weird B-17 with six engines and the tail of a constellation.  Times staff writer James Bassett takes a look at the … Continue reading

Posted in @news, Front Pages, Science, Stage, Transportation | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment