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Romantic Love - by Lester F. Ward (1903)

Lester F. Ward, an American botanist, paleontologist, sociologist and an early ‘feminist’ thinker, proposed a gynocentric theory that women are superior to men. Aside from this theory, Ward wrote about the origins of romantic love, which is presented below in full. 5,613 more words

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Creamed Sweetbreads a Chafing Dish Dainty

This is the third article in April of the School for Housewives 1903 series published on Apr 19, 1903, and is a short article on cooking with the chafing dish. 282 more words

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LOOTB #1903: Zuleidey

This is Zuleidey. He is 14 years old, his favorite subject in school is math and when he grows up he wants to be a manager! 87 more words

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Who Was Rasputin?

Nearly a century has passed since he walked amongst the living, but people still ask, “Who was Rasputin?”

Grigori Yefemovich arrived in St. Petersburg in 1903. 550 more words

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An Omen at the Beginning of Tsar Nicholas II's Disastrous Reign

Nicholas II of the Romanov dynasty was the last tsar of Russia. The family had ruled for more than 300 years, but shadows were gathering when Nicholas assumed the throne in 1894. 628 more words

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The New Windy Day Skirt

This is the second article in April of the School for Housewives 1903 series published on Apr 12, 1903, and is a short article on the innovative new skirt that will not blow up in the wind. 756 more words

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