The Liars by Henry Arthur Jones runs for 291 performances at the Criterion Theatre, London.
 Dame Clara Ellen Butt,(1872 – 1936) was an English contralto. Her main career was as a recitalist and concert singer. Her voice, both powerful and deep, impressed contemporary composers such as Saint-Saëns and Elgar; the latter composed a song-cycle with her in mind as soloist. Later in her career she frequently appeared in recitals together with her husband, the baritone Kennerley Rumford.
 Captains Courageous is an 1897 novel, by Rudyard Kipling, that follows the adventures of fifteen-year-old Harvey Cheyne Jr., the spoiled son of a railroad tycoon, after he is saved from drowning by a Portuguese fisherman in the north Atlantic.