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Sunday 1 October 1950

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Boris Vladimirovich Morukov and Randy Quaid in Houston. The Black Rose, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Frank Sinatra Show.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

The Frank Sinatra Show

Starring: Frank Sinatra

Country: United States

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Life with Linkletter

Starring: Vincent Price

Country: United States

Pulitzer Prize Playhouse

Starring: Elmer Davis

Country: United States

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Big Town

Starring: Patrick McVey, Mark Stevens

Country: United States

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You Bet Your Life

Starring: Groucho Marx, George Fenneman

Country: United States

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Movies

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

The Black Rose

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Tyrone Power, Orson Welles, Ccile Aubry

Country: United States

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No Way Out

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, Stephen McNally

Country: United States

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Sunset Blvd.

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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Broken Arrow

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget

Country: United States

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The Furies

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 October 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Browns lose to Giants, setting club record for fewest points scored by both teams (tied in 1979), New York 6, Cleveland 0
  • Phillies win NL pennant on last day of season (10th inning HR)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1950 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Orange Colored Sky - King Cole Trio (Stan Kenton & His Orchestra)
  2. Ray Anthony - Harbor Lights
  3. Perry Como - Patricia

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1950?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Swedish Red Cross woman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General O.P. Smith -- Sep. 25, 1950

Books

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

Home Sweet Zoo

By: Clare Barnes

Paperback, Wear and creasing to cover, pictures in black and white, pages good

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This I Remember

By: Eleanor Roosevelt

Published by Harper & Brothers, 1949. No Edition noted. Hardcover, blue cloth, aged with small tears on top of spine. Previous owner stamp and signature on inside cover.

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The Mature Mind

By: Harry Allen Overstreet

First published in 1949, this book is still well regarded today, and frequently cited by readers as one of the best books they ever read.

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White Collar Zoo

By: Clare Barnes

Familiar office specimens, from the Chairman of the Board to the Boss's Wife, captured here with deadly hilarity.

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