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Saturday 24 May 1924

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dino Ballacci and Aleksander Arulaid. Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series)

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

Movies

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

Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Anders Randolf, Marc McDermott

Country: United States

The Chechahcos

Directed by: Lewis H. Moomaw

Starring: William Dills, Albert Van Antwerp, Eva Gordon

Country: United States

White Shadows

Directed by: Graham Cutts

Starring: Betty Compson, Clive Brook, Henry Victor

Country: United States

Cytherea

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Irene Rich, Lewis Stone, Norman Kerry

Country: United States

Sherlock Jr.

Directed by: Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 1924 ?

Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The Immigration Act of 1924 was signed into law in the United States, including the Asian Exclusion Act.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Mindin' My Business - Frank Crumit

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1924?

  • Science: Science vol. 59 issue 1534
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Seidel Canby -- May 19, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 59 issue 1533

Books

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

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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The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

TITLE: THE LITTLE FRENCH GIRL By ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK 1924 AUTHOR: ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: GROSSET & DUNLAP, NY 1924 EDITION: First Edition assumed for Grosset CATEGORY: Children, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Blue

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So Big

By: Edna Ferber

"A masterpiece. . . . It has the completeness, [the] finality, that grips and exalts and convinces." — Literary Review Widely regarded as the master work of celebrated author and Algonquin Round Table mainstay Edna Ferber—who also penned other classics ...

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The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

When The Plastic Age became a controversial best seller, Marks got hundreds of letters applauding him for tearing the veil of hypocrisy from around the depravities of college life, berat­ing him for spoiling the game by publiciz­ing it, or seeking ...

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