It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). .
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

  • Dark PassageDark Passage
    directed by Delmer Daves
    starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Bruce Bennett
  • ShoeshineShoeshine
    directed by Vittorio De Sica
    starring: Rinaldo Smordoni, Franco Interlenghi, Annielo Mele
  • Body and SoulBody and Soul
    directed by Robert Rossen
    starring: John Garfield, Lilli Palmer, Hazel Brooks
  • Down to EarthDown to Earth
    directed by Alexander Hall
    starring: Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks, Marc Platt
  • Life with FatherLife with Father
    directed by Michael Curtiz
    starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
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Make this date unforgettable

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Cards and funny ecards to celebrate special dates

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1947 ?

  •  TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947 Time
    TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947
  •  Esquire Magazine cover Esquire
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Books

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

The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne

The Miracle of the Bells

by Russell Janne


The Moneyman by Thomas B. Costain

The Moneyman

by Thomas B. Costain


Vivid and dramatic story of a great conspiracy and a great love, set in 15th century France. King Charles VII, Agnes Sorel - his mistress, Jaques Coeur - the king's moneyman - history's first great merchant prince.

Gentleman's Agreement by Laura Z. Hobson

Gentleman's Agreement

by Laura Z. Hobson


The plot of GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT concerns the experiences of a young Gentile writer who poses as a Jew in order to secure material on anti-Semitism for a series of magazine articles.

Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Roberts

Lydia Bailey

by Kenneth Roberts


Lydia Bailey, by Roberts, Kenneth

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Old Journal Ads

Milwaukee Road Olympian Hiawatha Train Ad, NICE (1947)Milwaukee Road Olympian Hiawatha Train Ad, NICE (1947)
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Old Journal Ads

Rare 1/2 Page Kilroys Cap Ad  Great 40s Kitch (1947)Rare 1/2 Page Kilroys Cap Ad Great 40s Kitch (1947)
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Old Journal Ads

Du Pont Peters Police Match, Target Ammunition (1947)Du Pont Peters Police Match, Target Ammunition (1947)
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Tell the world why Thursday, 11 September 1947 is such a special date for you!