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Friday 24 November 1922

1922-11-24

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Omar the Tentmaker, directed by James Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Omar the Tentmaker

Directed by: James Young

Starring: Guy Bates Post, Virginia Brown Faire, Nigel De Brulier

Country: United States

Dr. Jack

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, John T. Prince

Country: United States

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The Toll of the Sea

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

Starring: Anna May Wong, Kenneth Harlan, Beatrice Bentley

Country: United States

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Down to the Sea in Ships

Directed by: Elmer Clifton

Starring: Marguerite Courtot, Raymond McKee, William Walcott

Country: United States

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The Super Sex

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: Robert Gordon, Charlotte Pierce, Tully Marshall

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 November 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
  • Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
  • Teacher's Day in Turkey
Famous Birthdays:
  • Claus Moser: Baron Moser German-English statistician and academic (d. 2015).
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Facts:
  • Italian parliament gives Mussolini dictatorial powers for 1 year
  • Author and Irish Republican Army member Robert Erskine Childers is executed by an Irish Free State firing squad for illegally carrying a revolver.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1922 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Three O'clock in the Morning - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. Georgette - Ted Lewis & His Band

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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1456
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1455
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1454

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

Excerpt from Gentle JuliaSuperciliousness is not safe after all, because a person who forms the habit of wearing it may some day find his lower lip grown permanently projected beyond the upper, so that he can't get it back, nad ...

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

"The Head of the House of Coombe" deals with London before the Great War, and the best drawn character in it is Mrs. Gareth-Lawless, a beautiful but heartless woman.

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse has been described as "an astounding novel, the most delicate, the most beautiful, and the most outspoken love story of modern fiction."

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