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Sunday 19 August 1906

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Lika mot lika, directed by Knut Lambert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: Sweden

Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

Invisible Thief

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
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Books

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Coniston

By: Winston Churchill

Coniston, Complete

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Lady Baltimore

By: Owen Wister

Illustrated with engravings and plates protected by tissue paper. The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level.

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The Fighting Chance

By: Robert W. Chambers

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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The House of a Thousand Candles

By: Meredith Nicholson

A novel of romance and adventure, of love and valor, of mystery and hidden treasure. The hero is required to spend a whole year in the isolated house, which according to his grandfather's will shall then become his.

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