Saturday 18 October 1924


It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Navigator, directed by Donald Crisp, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

The Navigator

The Navigator

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Frederick Vroom

Country: United States

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Helen's Babies

Helen's Babies

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Baby Peggy, Clara Bow, Jeanne Carpenter

Country: United States

The Slanderers

The Slanderers

Directed by: Nat Ross

Starring: Johnnie Walker, Gladys Hulette, Billy Sullivan

Country: United States

The Red Lily

The Red Lily

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Enid Bennett, Frank Currier

Country: United States

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Captain Blood

Captain Blood

Directed by: David Smith

Starring: J. Warren Kerrigan, Jean Paige, Charlotte Merriam

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 October 1924 ?

  • Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
  • USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
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  • Harold Red Grange, finest collegiate football game (4 long TD runs)
  • Notre Dame beats Army 13-7 in football; New York Herald Tribune newspaper dubs them the Four Horsemen.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1924 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Hinky Dinky Parley Voo - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
  2. Al Jolson - I Wonder What's Become of Sally?
  3. Rhapsody in Blue, Parts 1 & 2 - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra with George Gershwin
  4. Driftwood - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  5. The Little Old Clock on the Mantel - Russo & Fiorito's Oriole Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1924?

  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1555
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Glenn H. Curtiss -- Oct. 13, 1924


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

So Big by Edna Ferber

So Big

By: Edna Ferber

Edna Ferber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is a rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life at the turn of the twentieth century—now available in a limited Olive Edition.“A

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The Plastic Age by Percy Marks

The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

The Plastic Age is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Percy Marks is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick

The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged.

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The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs

The Heirs Apparent

By: Philip Gibbs

tale of a youth, that is utterly impatient of the muddle of the world, & bitterly resentful that it is expected to set right the muddle of centuries

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