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Wednesday 17 November 1915

1915-11-17

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Edge of the Abyss, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Edge of the Abyss

Directed by: Walter Edwards

Starring: Mary Boland, Robert McKim, Frank Mills

Country: United States

Martyrs of the Alamo

Directed by: W. Christy Cabanne

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

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Inspiration

Directed by: George Foster Platt

Starring: Audrey Munson, Thomas A. Curran, George Marlo

Country: United States

A Butterfly on the Wheel

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Holbrook Blinn, Vivian Martin, George Relph

Country: United States

Children of Eve

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Viola Dana, Robert Conness, Tom Blake

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Albert Malbois: French prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who is currently one of the oldest living bishops.
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Music Charts

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

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1089
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1088
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1087

Books

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

The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Jimmy turned to step from the gutter to the sidewalk. Two things happened to him simultaneously: Mickey became a projectile. He smashed with the force of a wiry fist on the larger boy's head, while above both, an athletic arm ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

In this sequel to the children's classic Pollyanna, our beloved heroine continues to cheer up everyone around her with her sunny personality and relentless good humor When we left Pollyanna at the end of the first book, she was trying ...

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