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Tuesday 20 May 1924

1924-05-20

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Anders Randolf, Marc McDermott

Country: United States

The Chechahcos

Directed by: Lewis H. Moomaw

Starring: William Dills, Albert Van Antwerp, Eva Gordon

Country: United States

White Shadows

Directed by: Graham Cutts

Starring: Betty Compson, Clive Brook, Henry Victor

Country: United States

Cytherea

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Irene Rich, Lewis Stone, Norman Kerry

Country: United States

Sherlock Jr.

Directed by: Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series)

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 May 1924 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • East Timor National Day.
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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Fare You Well, Old Joe Clark - Fiddlin' John Carson
  2. Limehouse Blues - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  3. It's a Man, Every Time, It's a Man - Marcia Freer

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Seidel Canby -- May 19, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 59 issue 1533
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Homer St. Gaudens -- May 12, 1924

Books

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

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 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

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

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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