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1923 Trivia, Year In Review & Fun Facts


World Series Champions: New York Yankees
Stanley Cup Champs: Ottawa Senators
U.S. Open Golf Bobby Jones
U.S. Tennis: (Men/Ladies) William T. Tilden/Helen Wills
Wimbledon (Men/Women): Bill Johnston/Suzanne Lenglen
NCAA Football Champions: Illinois & Michigan
Kentucky Derby: Zev
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"The Quote"

"Always a bridesmaid, but never a bride"
- Listerine

"It is well to give when asked but it is better to give unasked, through understanding"
- Kahil Gibran

Miss America: Mary Katherine Campbell (Columbus, Ohio)
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The first 'known' dance marathon winner was Alma Cummings, who danced for 27 hours without stopping. A few months later her record was shattered by 69 hours of dancing by Vera Sheppard. The American Society of Teachers of Dancing had a petition against them because it was "dangerous and a disgrace to the art of dancing."

The Coca-Cola '6 pack' was introduced. The famed curved bottle was made beginning in 1916. That specific curve is actually copyrighted, so noone else can use it. Cocaine was never an actual ingredient of the product, in spite of what other people may believe.
The Coca-Cola logo is written in Spenserian font.

John Hertz, the owner of the Yellow Cab Company, bought Walter Jacob's Chicago-based car rental company, and renamed it after himself. The yellow/black Hertz logo is a carry-on from the Yellow Cab Company.

Yankee Stadium - 'The House That (Babe) Ruth Built' was opened.

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