Tuesday 29 July 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, directed by Norman Z. McLeod, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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Which were the important events of 29 July 1947 ?
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- Gas leak explodes in a beauty parlor, ten women die in Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA.
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1947?
- Life: Princess Elizabeth
- Time: Gossip columnist Hedda Hopper.
- Life: Yanks at Heidelberg
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Moneyman By Thomas B. Costain 1947 Hardcover. Thrilling story of a great conspiracy and Romance in the Court of King VII Published by Doubleday & Comp.
The plot of GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT concerns the experiences of a young Gentile writer who poses as a Jew in order to secure material on anti-Semitism for a series of magazine articles.
Lydia Bailey (International Collectors Library)488 pp. 8vo. William Morris replica binding - navy blue boards, gilt titles & decorations, purple ribbon marker bound in. Maps on endpapers.
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