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Thursday 1 July 1926

1926-07-01

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Faces of Children, directed by Jacques Feyder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Faces of Children

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Forest, Victor Vina, Pierrette Houyez

Country: United States

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Jealousy

Directed by: Ewald Andr Dupont

Starring: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Lya De Putti

Country: United States

The Road to Mandalay

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lois Moran, Owen Moore

Country: United States

Hintertreppe

Directed by: Leopold Jessner

Starring: Henny Porten, Fritz Kortner, William Dieterle

Country: United States

It's the Old Army Game

Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland

Starring: W.C. Fields, Louise Brooks, Blanche Ring

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 1926 ?

Holidays:
  • 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:
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Facts:
  • Canada restores gold standard
  • The Kuomingtang begins a military unification campaign in northern China.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1926 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Valencia - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. The Governor's Pardon - Vernon Dalhart

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1926?

  • Vogue
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Wilhelm II -- June 28, 1926
  • Science: Science vol. 63 issue 1643

Books

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

The Private Life of Helen of Troy

By: John Erskine

Early edition with no edition listed. Bound in black cloth with orange lettering & decorations. VG, has some rubbing to the spine tips & corners. Owner's gift inscription dated 1926 on 1/2 title page.

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

By: Anita Loos

Loos’s classic tale shows that questions of women and power―more relevant today than ever―can come in the most alluring of packages. This delirious 1925 Jazz Age classic introduced readers to Lorelei Lee, the small-town girl from Little Rock, who has ...

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

Set in England in the 1920's the story is about a father's love, devotion and sacrifice for his beloved son. Captain Sorrell returns from the war to find his wife has left him with sole responsibility for their son Kit.

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The Hounds of Spring

By: Sylvia Thompson

Hardcover Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap; First Edition edition (1926) Language: English ASIN: B000OKWU0E Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item

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