King George v 1913 Farthing

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Obverse A Reverse 1

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What Happened in 1913?

  • Ulster Volunteer Force formed and began drilling.
  • British House of Commons accepts Home-Rule for Ireland.
  • British suffragette Emily Pankhurst sentenced to 3 years in jail.
  • South-African parliament forbids blacks owning land.
  • Explosion in coal mine at Cardiff kills 439.
  • Continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38).
  • Charlie Chaplin begins his film career at Keystone for $150 a week.
  • Churchill prepares contingency plans paper for Britain to send troops to aid France in war against Germany