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Sunday 17 July 1938

1938-07-17

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Love Finds Andy Hardy, directed by George B. Seitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Love Finds Andy Hardy

Directed by: George B. Seitz

Starring: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart, Claire Trevor

Country: United States

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Algiers

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Charles Boyer, Hedy Lamarr, Sigrid Gurie

Country: United States

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Marie Antoinette

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke II

Starring: Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power, John Barrymore

Country: United States

Lord Jeff

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Freddie Bartholomew, Mickey Rooney, Charles Coburn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Ann and Harold

Starring: Louis Goodrich

Ann and Harold

Starring: Louis Goodrich

Spelling Bee

Starring: F.H. Grisewood

Spelling Bee

Starring: F.H. Grisewood

Country: United Kingdom

The Boat Race

Starring: Clare Balding, Andrew Cotter, Wayne Pommen, Helen Skelton

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 1938 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
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Facts:
  • Douglas (Wrong Way) Corrigan leaves New York for LA, wound up in Ireland
  • Douglas Corrigan takes off from New York for California, accidentally flies the "wrong way" to Ireland, becoming known as "Wrong Way" Corrigan.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1938?

  • Life: Shirley Temple
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Walter Winchell -- July 11, 1938
  • Life: West Point wedding

Books

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

The Yearling

By: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend.

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The Citadel

By: A. J. Cronin

This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .

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My Son, My Son!

By: Howard Spring

18x11x3cm. Broché.

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Rebecca

By: Daphne du Maurier

With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young ...

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