Tuesday 30 December 1924


It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Last Laugh, directed by F.W. Murnau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Max Hiller

Country: United States

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A Fool and His Money

A Fool and His Money

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Madge Bellamy, William Haines, Stuart Holmes

Country: United States

Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Betty Bronson, Ernest Torrence, George Ali

Country: United States

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Janice Meredith

Janice Meredith

Directed by: E. Mason Hopper

Starring: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Macklyn Arbuckle

Country: United States



Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, William Powell

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 December 1924 ?

  • The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
  • Philippines - Rizal Day
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  • Edwin Hubble announces existence of other galactic systems
  • Astronomer Edwin Hubble announces that Andromeda, previously believed to be a nebula, is actually another galaxy, and that the Milky Way is only one of many such galaxies in the universe.
  • International Union of Official Organizations for Tourist Propaganda.
  • The powerful opiate hydromorphone is developed in Germany.
  • Earl W. Bascom, rodeo cowboy and artist, designs and makes rodeo's first one-hand bareback rigging at Stirling, Alberta Canada.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1924 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. I Want to be Happy - Jan Garber & His Orchestra

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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 1924?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Charles Evans Hughes -- Dec. 29, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1565


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

So Big by Edna Ferber

So Big

By: Edna Ferber

Edna Ferber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is a rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life at the turn of the twentieth century—now available in a limited Olive Edition.“A

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The Plastic Age by Percy Marks

The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

The Plastic Age is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Percy Marks is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick

The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged.

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The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs

The Heirs Apparent

By: Philip Gibbs

tale of a youth, that is utterly impatient of the muddle of the world, & bitterly resentful that it is expected to set right the muddle of centuries

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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