Mickayla M.

A Year Down Yonder

The year Mary Alice goes to Grandma Dowdel's.

1937 - 1938

This is the year of the recession. Mary Alice's brother joey was out in the war at the time.

Christmas program

December 23, 1937 - December 24,1937

Mary Alice was in the school Christmas program. Her brother Joey came to it and her grandma gave her the ticket to go home that night also. Mrs. Matthias I do not know the dates for most of my book events there is no dates in it so I made a educated guess.

Valentines Day Trick

February 14, 1938 - February 15,1938

Mary Alice gives Ina-Rae three valentines and said they were from boys just to make Carleen made. It worked and Carleen had to leave that because she yelled at Ina-Rae. The two girls did plan it.

Grandma Dowdel makes tarts for D.A.R

February 21, 1938 - February 22, 1938

The D.A.R needed the tarts for George Washington's birthday.

Mary Alice is married

1946 - 1996

She was married at her grandma's house. Her family and her husbands family couldn't come. My dates are estimates because there is no dates in the book it only says the year the war ended.

Historical Events

Great Depression

1929 - 1940

It was the deepest and longest lasting economic down fall in the west. The Dust Bowl Happened during it.

Terms of Franklin Rossevelt

March 4, 1933 - April 12, 1945

He was the only president to be elected four times. He died in his fourth term.

The Hindenberg Disaster

May 6, 1937 - May 7, 1937

The plane flew for three days and when landing it cought flames.

World War 2

September 1, 1939 - December 31, 1946

The bombing of Pearl Harbor got us into it.

Pearl Harbor bombing

December 7, 1941 - December 8, 1941

Got us into World War 2.