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Monday 12 October 1914

1914-10-12

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Your Girl and Mine: A Woman Suffrage Play, directed by Giles Warren, 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 months ?

Your Girl and Mine: A Woman Suffrage Play

Directed by: Giles Warren

Starring: Olive Wyndham, Katharine Kaelred, Sydney Booth

Country: United States

The New Wizard of Oz

Directed by: L. Frank Baum

Starring: Violet MacMillan, Frank Moore, Pierre Couderc

Country: United States

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Anna Karenina

Directed by: Vladimir Gardin

Starring: Mariya Germanova, Vladimir Shaternikov, Mikhail Tamarov

Country: United States

A Study in Scarlet

Directed by: George Pearson

Starring: James Bragington, Fred Paul, Agnes Glynne

Country: United States

The Virginian

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Dustin Farnum, Horace B. Carpenter, Cecilia de Mille

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
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Facts:
  • 1st battle at Ypres, begins

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Just for To-Night - Billy Murray & Will Oakland
  2. Rock of Ages - Alma Gluck & Louise Homer

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1032
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1031
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1030

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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