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EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS

JANUARY
ERB Odyssey PERPETUAL CALENDAR
Compiled by Bill Hillman

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1876-Birth of Emma Centennia Hulbert

1925-Wins El Caballero first year's tournament under lights
1925-"Saddle Horse in S. Cal" article in LA Times
1943: Ed spends New Year's Day in Australia
1916-Sells HRH Rider to All-Story

1940-Robert D. Lay dies - childhood friend & classmate at MMA
P. Dempsey Tabler in the Son of Tarzan serial
1916-Considers writing Autobiography of Cain: advised it would be too controversial
1943: Visits Australia's Botanical Gardens and dines at Ciros in the evening.
1919: Rreceives a bill from the Yellow Cab company for damages of  $9.10 for repair to the cab involved in the Xmas Day accident. Ed refuses to pay
1921: Joan leaves convent for Hollywood School for Girls
1922-Munsey buys CM
1937-Unsuccessful radio demo records produced

1934-First flying lesson at Clover Field


1941-Starts Misogynists Preferred as John Tyler McCulloch
1943: Attends a viewing of Tarzan's New York Adventure at MGM Sydney, AU
1913-Evening World begins 46-pt TAserialization


1943: Interviews with MGM, UP and Aust. Broadcasting in Sydney, AU

1914-Starts BT
1921-Starts CM
1929-Hal Foster TA daily begins
1935-Enthusiastic over film rushes from Guatemala 
1939-SMMin Argosy $1,200
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1913-RT completed (original title: The Ape-Man) ~ New Story buy for $1000

1920: Writes letter to General King who broke leg when hit by car. 
1938-CV in Argosy $3,000

Kamuela Searle
1917-Returns to work after operation - boys both sick
1900- Bro George & Edna marry in Minidoka
1939-Begins Murder in the Jungle (New Tarzan detective series)
1943-Returns to New Caledonia via DC-3
1908-Joan born at Park Ave. Hosp.
1924-Plans screenplay for Daughter of Tarzan
1928-Publisher's Weekly Top 10 List snubs ERB
1914-Begins contributing poems to Chicago Tribune
1919 Ed to resigns from Military Order of the Loyal Legion of US
1929-Signs Tarzan the Fearless movie deal starring J.Pierce
1939-Writes Even Apes Fight For It for Script
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1919-Resigns from Military Order of Loyal Legion of USA
1923-Auctions farm equip & livestock
1941-Writes poems Skunk in Defeat & War-Job Striker To A Soldier
1944-Writes Caryl Lee to encourage her to use the Burroughs name
1918-Ed rejects invitation to TA movie premiere

1940-Starts TMd
(dictaphone cylinder survives)

1928-Hulbert not accepted by Yale

1942-Hulbert enlists as a photographer in the Army Air Corps
1933: Family friend & McClurg employee, Herbert A. Gould writes Ed for corroboration that it was he who  encouraged ERB to resubmit TA to McClurg in 1914

1943-Starts Diary #2
1892 -Ed named president of class at Phillips Academy

1917-Announces Tribe of Tarzan Club
1922-Buffalo Bill filmed at Tarzana
1930: Lists his Apache influences for WC novel
1934-Emma learns of Ed's flying lessons from manicurist
1915-Begins ST

1940-Harry dies of spine sclerosis

Belgium Chocolate Trading Card

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J. Allen St. John
1938-Interviewed on KFWB Hollywood
1941-Starts WV - rejected

Belgium Chocolate Trading Card

1900-Bro Frank & Grace Marry in Chicago
1916-Out There Somewhere begun
1922-Under Red Flag re-written as Moon Men
1930-Genghis Khan poem rejected by Good Housekeeping
Jungle Tales of Tarzan dj by J. Allen St. John
Back to the Stone Age dj by John Coleman Burroughs
1893-Ed's letters tell of various illnesses & dissatisfaction with school. 
1926-Methuen publishes BHB
1928-Starts LA Herald articles on Hickman kidnap-murder trial
1934-Writes Symbol of a New Day for Feb. Script Mag

1935-Starts BSA
Elmo Lincoln
1918-TA premiere at Broadway Theatre, NY
1937-Complains to Argosy about BSA & Magic Men rewrites
1919-Expresses dissatisfaction with Elmo as Tarzan
1919-Chicago's White Paper Club give farewell dinner
1928: Bandit of Hell's Bend  published by Methuen
1942-Laugh It Off column is discontinued.
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1930: Expresses displeasure with Rex Maxon's artwork in RT strip

J. Allen St. John Illo for White Paper Club Farewell

1894-Founds MMA cadet paper Military Mirror & does art & articles for The Adjutant paper
1943-ordered to return to Pearl Harbor on the damaged destroyer, USS Shaw, via Suva in the  Fiji Islands, and Tutuila & Pago Pago in the American Samoas.

1900-Ed & Emma 
marry in Chicago Ed settles in for a few years of steady work at his father's American Battery Company. His father raises his salary to $15 a week as a wedding present. They move in  with Emma's parents (Alvin Hulbert and Emma Theresa Drake) for a time at 194 Park Avenue. 
1919-Family leave for
LA on the  Santa Fe 
1930: Celebrate 30th Wedding Aniv.
1937-Gen. King's son, Rufus wants to visit Tarzana
1940-To participate in

Zane Grey memorial 
1899-Darwin's Descent of Man is added to Ed's book collection. He draws a cartoon of  an ape on the fly leaf, labeling it  "Grandpa." 

1900: Ed writes to General King, now superintendent of St. John's Military Academy in Delafield, Wisconsin, requesting advice about obtaining a position as a cavalry instructor.

 

1899: Ed sells Pocatello stationery shop back to the former owner, V.C. Roeder. 

1899: A hard winter. Ed journeys on his black horse, Crow, at Mule Shoe Ranch on the Snake River to help his brothers with the
       spring roundup

St. John Golden Lion
1906: Ed writes to General King, now superintendent of St. John's Military Academy in Delafield, Wisconsin, requesting advice about obtaining a position as a cavalry instructor. 
1913: All-Story publishes GM (the first of a 5-part serial).

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