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Monday 2 August 1915

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Seven Sisters, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Seven Sisters

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Madge Evans, Dorothea Camden, Georgia Fursman

Country: United States

The Dictator

Directed by: Oscar Eagle

Starring: John Barrymore, Charlotte Ives, Ruby Hoffman

Country: United States

Jim the Penman

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Harold Lockwood, John Mason, Russell Bassett

Country: United States

Fantomas Against Fantomas

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Ren Navarre, Georges Melchior, Laurent Morlas

Country: United States

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Four Feathers

Directed by: J. Searle Dawley

Starring: Edgar L. Davenport, Fuller Mellish, Ogden Childe

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
  • Johan Limpers: Sculptor / resistance fighter.
  • Émile Carrara: French composer and accordionist of Italian origin.
  • William Gear: William Gear was a Scottish painter and silk screen printing pioneer, who won numerous international awards.
  • Gary Merrill: Actor (Time Tunnel, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 75.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1915 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Down Among the Sheltering Palms - Lyric Quartet
  2. The Little Ford Rambled Right Along - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1915?

  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1074
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1073
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1072

Books

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

The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

A narrative of loss and change, a love story, and a warning about the evils of materialism, the book chronicles two midwestern families trying to cope with the onset of industrialization.

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This early 20th-century classic chronicles the adventures of an orphaned newspaper boy in his "hand-to-hand scuffle" with life in a midwestern metropolis. Gene Stratton-Porter's faith in the healing power of nature is also apparent, in a lovingly depicted tamarack swamp ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna Grows Up is a children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna, but is the only one written by Porter herself.

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