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Friday 1 July 1932

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bobby Day [Robert Byrd) in Fort Worth and Ze'ev Schiff. Million Dollar Legs, directed by Edward Cline, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Million Dollar Legs

Directed by: Edward Cline

Starring: Jack Oakie, W.C. Fields, Andy Clyde

Country: United States

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Red-Headed Woman

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Jean Harlow, Chester Morris, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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Grand Hotel

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford

Country: United States

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Scarface

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley

Country: United States

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Tarzan the Ape Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Neil Hamilton, Maureen O'Sullivan, C. Aubrey Smith

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 1932 ?

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.
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Facts:
  • 45th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (63 61)
  • New York newspaper Evening Standard goes bankrupt
  • New York Governor Franklin Roosevelt nominated for president at the Democratic Convention in Chicago, Illinois.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1932?

  • Vogue
  • Science: Science vol. 76 issue 1957
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alfred E. Smith -- June 27, 1932

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Books

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

The Good Earth

By: Pearl S. Buck

Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck’s epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family’s shifting fortunes.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained ...

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The Fountain

By: Charles Morgan

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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Sons

By: Pearl S. Buck

Second in the trilogy that began with The Good Earth, Buck's classic and starkly real tale of sons rising against their honored fathers tells of the bitter struggle to the death between the old and the new in China.

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Magnolia Street

By: Louis Golding

Louis Golding (1895-1958), a Ukrainian-Jewish writer born in Manchester, wrote Magnolia Street, a 1932 bestseller based on the Hightown area of Manchester, as it was in the 1920s featuring a street divided into 'gentile' and 'Jewish' sides.

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