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Monday 24 December 1923

1923-12-24

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Black Oxen, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Black Oxen

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Corinne Griffith, Conway Tearle, Tom Ricketts

Country: United States

Coeur Fidèle

Directed by: Jean Epstein

Starring: Lon Mathot, Gina Mans, Edmond Van Dale

Country: United States

The Ten Commandments

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor

Country: United States

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Our Hospitality

Directed by: Jack Blystone

Starring: Buster Keaton, Natalie Talmadge, Joe Keaton

Country: United States

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Chi to rei

Directed by: Kenji Mizoguchi

Starring: Chiyoko Eguchi, Harue Ichikawa, Harue Koike

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1923 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. My Sweetie Went Away - Billy Murray & Ed Smalle

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1923?

  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1512
  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1511
  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1510

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

A recipe for happiness: four women, one medieval Italian castle, plenty of wisteria, and solitude as needed.The women at the center of The Enchanted April are alike only in their dissatisfaction with their everyday lives.

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.

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