Thursday, February 15, 2018
WPA Work on Stadium Suspended in Roanoke and Noted Author Speaks
From the March 27, 2017, Roanoke (Va.) Times "Looking Back."
1942, 75 Years Ago.
** "Temporary suspension of WPA work on the uncompleted stadium was announced yesterday."
** "William L. Shirer, famous for his best-selling "Berlin Diary," his on-the-scene description of events in Berlin during the first two years of the war over the Columbia Broadcasting System, and his subsequent analysis over CBS, will speak at the Academy of Music this evening at 8:30 o'clock."