Congress establishes the postal savings system in response to public demand. The public has little faith in savings banks. The new system will pay two percent interest. Fanny Brice is smash-hit at the Ziegfeld Follies singing good-bye Becky Cohen.
Theodore Roosevelt, Jr and Eleanor Alexander married in New York.
THE FIRST SKATER to complete the Single Loop in official competition - Werner Rittberger
Donau wins the Kentucky Derby.
Philadelphia beats Chicago 4 games to 1 to win the World Series.
Heavyweight champ Jack Johnson KO'd Jim Jeffries in 15 rounds.
Chicago is defeated by Philadelphia 7-2 in World Series.
My mother loved children -- she would have given anything if I had been one.
Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend: and inside a dog, it's too dark to read.
Once ... in the wilds of Afghanistan, I lost my corkscrew, and we were forced to live on nothing but food and water for days.
Say anything that you like about me, execpt that I drink water.
Now don't say you can't swear off drinking, it's easy. I've done it a thousand times.
Art- Amedeo Modigliani - The Cellist
Film - Lucrezia Borgia in Italy and Hamlet in Denmark.
A Banjo Song - Howard Weeden Day Dreams - Robert B. Smith The Chanticleer Rag - Edward Madden Italian Street Song - Rida Young
The Society Raffles - American Mutoscope Company - Latina, Contortionist - American Mutoscope Company
Duel scene, By Right of Sword - American Mutoscope Company
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Art Tatum, American jazz pianist