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Sunday 31 January 1915

1915-01-31

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Goose Girl, directed by Frederick Thomson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Goose Girl

Directed by: Frederick Thomson

Starring: Marguerite Clark, Monroe Salisbury, Sydney Deane

Country: United States

Hypocrites

Directed by: Courtenay Foote

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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A Fool There Was

Directed by: Frank Powell

Starring: Edward Jos, Theda Bara, Runa Hodges

Country: United States

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Time Lock No. 776

Directed by: Hal Reid

Starring: Joe Welch, Dora Dean, David Wall

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 January 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Ludovica
  • Saint Geminianus
  • Saint Marcella
  • Saint Pedro Nolasco
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John Profumo: president (Toynbee Hall).
  • William Crosbie: artist.
  • Thomas Merton: French-American writer, poet, monk, mystic and social critic who inspired and touched many 20th century minds and hearts.
  • Bobby Hackett: American trumpet player and cornet player (d. 1976).
  • Alan Lomax: American historian author and scholar (d. 2002).
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Facts:
  • 1st (German) poison gas attack, against Russians
  • WWI: Germany's first large-scale use of poison gas as a weapon occurs when 18,000 artillery shells containing liquid xylyl bromide tear gas are fired on the Imperial Russian Army on the Rawka River west of Warsaw during the Battle of Bolimov however, freezing temperatures prevent it being effective.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1915 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Poor Pauline - Arthur Fields
  2. Chinatown, My Chinatown - Grace Kerns & John Barnes Wells
  3. He's a Rag Picker - Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1915?

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1048
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1047
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1046

Books

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

The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Jimmy turned to step from the gutter to the sidewalk. Two things happened to him simultaneously: Mickey became a projectile. He smashed with the force of a wiry fist on the larger boy's head, while above both, an athletic arm ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

In this sequel to the children's classic Pollyanna, our beloved heroine continues to cheer up everyone around her with her sunny personality and relentless good humor When we left Pollyanna at the end of the first book, she was trying ...

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