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Sunday 22 July 1917

1917-07-22

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Little American, directed by Mary Pickford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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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 Little American

Directed by: Mary Pickford

Starring: Harry Carey, Molly Malone, L.M. Wells

Country: United States

Little Women

Directed by: Alexander Butler

Starring: Daisy Burrell, Mary Lincoln, Minna Grey

Country: United States

Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray

Directed by: Richard Oswald

Starring: Bernd Aldor, Ernst Pittschau, Ernst Ludwig

Country: United States

Wild and Woolly

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy, Calvert Carter

Country: United States

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A Romance of the Redwoods

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Mary Pickford, Elliott Dexter, Tully Marshall

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 July 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
  • Pi Approximation Day
  • St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
  • St. Mineve
  • St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • British bomb German lines at Ypres, 4,250,000 grenades
  • Alexander Kerensky becomes Russian Prime Minister.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. American Patrol - Prince's Orchestra
  2. Sousa's Band - The Stars and Stripes Forever March
  3. The Battle Hymn of the Republic - Reinald Werrenrath
  4. For Me and My Gal - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1917?

  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1177
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1176
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1175

Books

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

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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The Light in the Clearing

By: Irving Bacheller

Bart lives with his aunt and uncle in a modest house in a modest village. He befriends a girl from a higher social class, but her reciprocation of his flourishing love is marked by periods of disdain for his humble ...

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .

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The Road to Understanding

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Eleanor H. Porter was a popular American novelist at the turn of the 20th century. Best known as the author of Pollyanna, Porter wrote kids books, adventure stories, and romances that are still read today.

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