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Tuesday 9 April 1918

1918-04-09

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Trap, directed by George Archainbaud, 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 Trap

Directed by: George Archainbaud

Starring: Alice Brady, Curtis Cooksey, Crauford Kent

Country: United States

Chase Me Charlie

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Leo White

Country: United States

The Blue Bird

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Tula Belle, Robin Macdougall, Edwin E. Reed

Country: United States

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Hearts of the World

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Adolph Lestina

Country: United States

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Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, William Scott, Kate Price

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 April 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Waltrudis
  • Saint Casilda
  • Saint Ingofried
  • Saint Hugo of Rouan
  • Day of National Unity- (???????? ?????????? ???), an annual public holiday in Georgia.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jørn Utzon: Danish architect designed the Sydney Opera House (d. 2008).
  • J?rn Utzon: Danish architect (d. 2008).
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Facts:
  • Latvia proclaims independence from Russia.
  • World War I: The Battle of the Lys : the Portuguese Expeditionary Corps is crushed by the German forces during what is called the Spring Offensive on the Belgian region of Flanders.
  • The National Council of Bessarabia proclaims union with the Kingdom of Romania.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Long Boy - Prince's Orchestra
  2. Liberty Bell (It's Time to Ring Again) - Peerless Quartet
  3. Maytime Waltz (Will You Remember?) - Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra
  4. I'm Going to Follow the Boys - Henry Burr & Elizabeth Spencer

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1214
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1213
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1212

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked, blind-bordered cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the panel edges. Spine band somewhat scuffed and dust-dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Leopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.

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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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