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Wednesday 11 November 1914

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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Tillie's Punctured Romance, directed by Mack Sennett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Tillie's Punctured Romance

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Marie Dressler, Mabel Normand

Country: United States

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L'ultima danza

Directed by: Umberto Paradisi

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Vivian Martin, Alec B. Francis, Chester Barnett

Country: United States

Salomy Jane

Directed by: Lucius Henderson

Starring: Beatriz Michelena, House Peters, William Pike

Country: United States

The Perfect '36'

Starring: Irene Hunt, W.H. Lawrence, Walter Long

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 November 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
  • Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
  • Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
  • Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
  • Poland - Independence Day (1918)
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Facts:
  • 24 ampndash World War I ampndash The Battle of Basra results in British Empire forces taking Basra from the Ottoman Empire.
  • A year after being created by passage of the Federal Reserve Act of 1913, the Federal Reserve Bank of the United States officially opens for business.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Want to Go Back to Michigan (Down on the Farm) - Elida Morris
  2. Memphis Blues - Prince's Orchestra

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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1036
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1035
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1034

Books

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

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock. The room was enormous, high and generally dim, the third floor front of Miss Pim's boarding-house ...

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