El station at Sacramento Blvd at Lake Street. IDOT collection. May 4, 1939
This is in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. It had been a working class, white ethnic community, but white flight occurred in the 1950s and 60s after construction of the I290 extension and public housing projects.
Nicoleii Machado, son of the Major and Madame Jose Bina Machado, of the Brazilian Embassy, who will take part in the International Children's Christmas Broadcast which will go over the air from the Shoreham Hotel, D.C. on December 20, 1938. This function is one of the feature broadcasts of the year that comes out of the United States to all the countries of the world. It is arranged by the Greater National Committee in cooperation with the National Broadcasting Company.
LOC: Rep. Martin Dies,
left, Chairman of the House Committee Investigating Un-American
Activities, in a huddle with William C. McCuistion, his Dies star
witness, who was recently arrested for New Orleans authorities on a
murder charge. Dies has announced that he will personally investigate
the charges brought against McCuistion in New Orleans.