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Director of Photography: Nicholas Musuraca

Director: Jacques Tourneur

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On this day: London in 1947

18 December 1947, a Norwegian Christmas tree arrived for the first time in London, to be placed in the middle of Trafalgar Square.



Beheaded V4: 1947 Lancia Ardea

The seller says that he bought this car 12 years ago from the US in order to restore it, but clearly something went wrong in the meantime. 120 more words

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the bishop's wife

The Bishop’s Wife (1947)
Director: Henry Koster
Starring: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven
Run time: 106 mins
Rating: ***½
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A bishop who prays for help in building a new cathedral finds his plea answered, but not in the way he expected. 177 more words

December 14th, 1947 NASCAR was born

On December 14th, 1947 NASCAR had it’s first race in Daytona Beach, Florida. NASCAR history began! Some 67 year later we still enjoy watching this great sport. 22 more words

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Claycomb - Davis Wedding 1947

On 15 July 1947 my aunt Barbara Claycomb married Roy Davis in Los Angeles, California.  Because most of her friends and family were far away, they sent out either an invitation or an announcement. 42 more words


Overture to William Tell

Director: Dick Lundy
Release Date: June 16, 1947
Stars: Wally Walrus
Rating: ★★★

‘Overture to William Tell’ was the second of three Musical Miniatures, a short-lived series similar to ‘Swing Symphonies’, but based on classical music instead of jazz. 100 more words