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"Sleep and not Death": When the GAA ceased in Munster

“Extreme tension and fear of momentous happenings are having their effects on the public mind. Few think of sporting matters these days. This is scarcely pure wisdom, for games and sports form a useful safety-valve to high pressure in public feeling…Let us hope the great game between Limerick and Cork will be played at an early date under happier conditions. 2.181 palabras más

book club: introducing april 2020

Welcome to Book Club! (And welcome to our first official book reveal!)

Book Club is exactly that – a book club. On the first of every month, I’ll release that month’s title. 621 palabras más


Date 1920 us census taken

Date 1920 us census taken

The first Federal Population Census was taken in 1790, and a census has been taken every ten years since. However, data from recent censuses are not available after 1940 because of a 72-year restriction on access to the Census. 416 palabras más


Date 1920 Days Ago

Date 1920 Days Ago

To get the answer to “When was 120 days ago?” we simply deducted 120 days from today’s date. 120 days ago was on: FYI: To get the date for 120 days before today, we of course accounted for leap year, the number of days in this month, and other important calendar facts, to get the exact date above. 401 palabras más




At the beginning of the 20th century, a shift took place and chaperoned, arranged courting was replaced by independent dating. By the 1920s, many young people left home to live — and date — independently in the city. 418 palabras más


The Scarecrow (1920)

Another of Buster Keaton’s early solo shorts, this one has a lot in common with the work he was doing a year earlier with… 712 palabras más



The March 17 1920 edition of the Toronto Daily Star contained this notice:

Out of curiosity, I tried to trace S. Cohen. His road was a winding one: 170 palabras más