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Saturday 21 September 1929

1929-09-21

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). The Great Divide, directed by Reginald Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Great Divide

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: Dorothy Mackaill, Ian Keith, Myrna Loy

Country: United States

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The Great Gabbo

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Erich von Stroheim, Donald Douglas, Betty Compson

Country: United States

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Our Modern Maidens

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Joan Crawford, Rod La Rocque, Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

Country: United States

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Hallelujah!

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Daniel L. Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney, William Fountaine

Country: United States

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Words and Music

Directed by: James Tinling

Starring: Lois Moran, David Percy, Helen Twelvetrees

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 September 1929 ?

Holidays:
  • Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
  • International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
  • In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
  • Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
  • Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st legal pass in Canada was thrown by Gerry Seiberling and 1st reception by Ralph Losie of Calgary Altomah-Tigers against Edmonton

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1929?

  • Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1812
  • Time: Graf Zepplin designer
  • Science: Science vol. 70 issue 1811

Books

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

All Quiet on the Western Front

By: Erich Maria Remarque

Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches.

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Dodsworth

By: Sinclair Lewis

Dodsworth is a satirical novel by American writer Sinclair Lewis, about a retired fellow and his wife who tour Europe together in the 1920's. On their extensive travels across Europe they are soon caught up in vastly different lifestyles, and ...

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Dark Hester

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Young girl's mystery novel from 1919 in England.

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The Bishop Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

This early work by S. S. Van Dine was originally published in 1928 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Bishop Murder Case' is one of Van Dine's novels of crime and mystery.

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