Saturday 1 July 1911


It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Dante's Inferno, directed by Francesco Bertolini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Dante's Inferno

Dante's Inferno

Directed by: Francesco Bertolini

Starring: Salvatore Papa, Arturo Pirovano, Giuseppe de Liguoro

Country: United States

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The Infant at Snakeville

The Infant at Snakeville

Directed by: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson

Starring: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Augustus Carney, Harry Todd

Country: United States

The Moth

The Moth

Directed by: Urban Gad

Starring: Emil Albes, Asta Nielsen, Max Obal

Country: United States



Directed by: August Blom

Starring: William Bewer, Frederik Jacobsen, Karen Lund

Country: United States

The Lost Chord

The Lost Chord

Starring: William Bewer, Christel Holch, Rigmor Jerichau

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 1911 ?

  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sergei Sokolov: Soviet marshal.
  • Arnold Alas: Estonian landscape architect and artist (d. 1990).
  • Sergey Sokolov: Russian marshal and politician Soviet Minister of Defence (d. 2012).
  • Alvino Rey: Cleveland, Ohio -- Orchestra leader (King Family).
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  • German boat Panther nears for Agadir Morocco

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1911 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. John McCormack - Mother Machree
  2. Steamboat Bill - Arthur Collins
  3. Tell Her I Love Her So - Reed Miller

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Magazine Covers

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Broad Highway by Jeffrey Farnol

The Broad Highway

By: Jeffrey Farnol

New York NY: A.L. Burt, 1911. No writing, tanned pages, separation at back ep, all intact, tanned spine, no jacket. Good condition..

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The Prodigal Judge by Vaughan Kester

The Prodigal Judge

By: Vaughan Kester

The Prodigal Judge is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Vaughan Kester is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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The Winning of Barbara Worth by Harold Bell Wright

The Winning of Barbara Worth

By: Harold Bell Wright

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Queed Henry by Sydnor Harrison

Queed Henry

By: Sydnor Harrison

Originally published in 1911. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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