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Wednesday 12 May 1915

1915-05-12

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Middleman, directed by George Loane Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Middleman

Directed by: George Loane Tucker

Starring: Albert Chevalier, Jane Gail, Gerald Ames

Country: United States

The Eagle's Nest

Directed by: Edwin Arden

Starring: Edwin Arden, Romaine Fielding, Harry Kenneth

Country: United States

The Unafraid

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Rita Jolivet, House Peters, Page Peters

Country: United States

Anna Karenina

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Betty Nansen, Edward Jos, Richard Thornton

Country: United States

The Vow

Directed by: S.E.V. Taylor

Starring: Marion Leonard

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Croatians plunder Armenia, killing 250.
  • Franklin K Mathiews, presents the idea of "Book Week".

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. The Star-Spangled Banner - Margaret Woodrow Wilson

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1062
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1061
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1060

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

Excerpt: ...pleased to call plutocratic obsessions, nor had their disapproval always been confined to badinage. Nancy, too, they looked upon as a renegade. I was able to bear their reproaches with the superior good nature that springs from success, to ...

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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 1915 children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna. Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, spends her time teaching the "glad game" to new ...

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