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Friday 8 November 1918

1918-11-08

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Greatest Thing in Life, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Greatest Thing in Life

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: David Butler, Lillian Gish, Robert Harron

Country: United States

Mästerkatten i stövlar

Directed by: John W. Brunius

Starring: Sam Ask, John W. Brunius, Anna Carlsten

Country: United States

Little Women

Directed by: Harley Knoles

Starring: Isabel Lamon, Dorothy Bernard, Lillian Hall

Country: United States

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Anna Karenina

Directed by: Mrton Garas

Starring: Irn Varsnyi, Dezs Kertsz, Emil Fenyvessy

Country: United States

Shoulder Arms

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Edna Purviance, Charles Chaplin, Syd Chaplin

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 November 1918 ?

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Facts:
  • Pro-German Supreme Commander general Cutters lay-offs
  • The German army withdraws its support of the Kaiser.
  • Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany abdicates and chooses to live in exile in the Netherlands.
  • Provisional National Council Minister-President Kurt Eisner declares Bavaria to be a republic.
  • British battleship HMS ''Britannia'' is sunk by German submarine ''U-50'' off Trafalgar with the loss of around fifty lives, the last major naval engagement of WWI.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1918 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Love's Garden of Roses - John McCormack
  2. When Uncle Joe Steps into France - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  3. The Lost Chord - Alma Gluck

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1245
  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1244
  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1243

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

May Sinclair was a 20th century British women rights activist and novelist who wrote dozens of works, from literary reviews to novels. She also wrote prose and poetry.

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.

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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

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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