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Count Albert von Mensdorff-Pouilly-Dietrichstein

Albert (Viktor Julius Joseph Michael) Count von Mensdorff-Pouilly-Dietrichstein (5 September 1861 – 15 June 1945), was the Austro-Hungarian Ambassador to London at the outbreak of World War I. 264 more words

1917

Peppino

Why such a title? Just because the man who has sent this photograph was named “Peppino (which stands for “Giuseppe”). I think he must be the man on the right. 35 more words

1917

Fact of the day: 15th July

On this day in 1922 the Japanese Communist Party was established in Japan.

The Japanese Communist Party is a left-wing political party in Japan.

The JCP advocates the establishment of a society based on socialism, democracy, peace, and opposition to militarism. 94 more words

Fact Of The Day

1922 Printing Examples - China Bank Notes printed by The Hongkong Printing Press Lithographers (1888 – 1929)

1922 Printing Examples – China Bank Notes printed by The Hongkong Printing Press Lithographers (1888 – 1929)

 

1922 10 Yuan Swatow   PS (16)

LITHO AT THE HONGKONG PRINTING PRESS

Chapter 2 - The Early Years

1922 - Pedro sells HKPP

25th October 1922

The Hong Kong Printing Press (Printing Department) was sold to Messrs C. Burnett and V. Labrum for $30,000 payable in monthly instalments of $700 at 7.00% interest… 132 more words

Chapter 2 - The Early Years

The Harlem Dancer

Claude McKay, "The Harlem Dancer" (1922)

APPLAUDING youths laughed with young prostitutes

And watched her perfect, half-clothed body sway;

Her voice was like the sound of blended flutes… 84 more words

Poetry

Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (Made in 1922)

YouTube Summary: Originally filmed in 1922, this version was updated in the mid 1960’s to include english narration by William S Burroughs. The writer and director Benjamin Christensen discloses a historical view of the witches through the seven parts of this silent movie. 79 more words

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