A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1908-11-16
Summary:

Mrs. May, president of the Ministering Children's League, wants to specially thank Mrs. Tomkins, Mrs. Peter, Mrs. Eves, Miss Loureiro, Mrs Jordan, Mrs. Seth, Mrs. H. W. Bird, for helping Messrs. W. Powell and Company, Messrs Lane Crawford and Company, Wesmann Limited, Chazalon and Company,…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1915-09-27 - 1915-10-02
Summary:

On Sept 28, two startling and thrilling episodes of 'Lucille Love' 9th and 10th; comics 'Calamity Anne in Society,' so near & yet so far; 'Jack Bell Amateur Detective,' the magnet.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-09-28 - 1915-09-29
Summary:

Films screenings including 'Lucille Love' (9th & 10th); Coming film: 'Calamity Anne in Society'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-09-30 - 1915-09-30
Summary:

Films screenings including 'Lucille Love' (9th & 10th); Coming film: 'Calamity Anne in Society'

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Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-05-17 - 1916-05-17
Summary:

Films screenings including 'In the Midst of the Jungle' (3 parts) and 'Henry VII & Anne Boylen' (3 parts)

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Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-05-18 - 1916-05-19
Summary:

Films screenings including 'In the Midst of the Jungle' (3 parts) and 'Henry VII & Anne Boylen' (3 parts)

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-05-18
Summary:

In the Midst of the Jungle' was the attraction at the Bijou Theatre. Another good film 'Henry VIII & Anne Boylen' completed the programme.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-09-28 - 1918-10-01
Summary:

Tonight, screening 'The Secret Kingdom' 9th and 10th episodes, and various comics. Wednesday 2nd October, 'Susie Snowflake,' a Paramount feature complete in 5 parts, featuring Ann Pennington.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-09-28 - 1918-10-01
Summary:

The ninth and tenth episodes of 'The Secret Kingdom' and various comics from Saturday, 28th September to Tuesday, 1st October. A Paramount feature in 5 parts, 'Susie Snowflake' on Wednesday, 2nd October. Ann Pennington is featured.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-10-02 - 1918-10-04
Summary:

For Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th October, screening 'Susie Snowflake,' a Paramount feature complete in 5 parts, featuring the screen star Ann Pennington, with Paramount Pictograph and comics. Saturday, 5th October, 'The Secret Kingdom' 11th and 12th episodes.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-10-02 - 1918-10-04
Summary:

A Paramount feature in 5 parts, 'Susie Snowflake' from Wednesday, 2nd to Friday, 4th October. Ann Pennington was featured with Paramount pictagraph and comics. The eleventh and twelfth episodes of 'The Secret Kingdom' on Saturday, 5th October.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-10
Summary:

'Moral Suicide' is the punchy title of a new special feature soon to be released by the Victoria Theatre. It is written by Ivan Abramson, whose screen successes included 'Forbidden Fruit,' 'Sins of Ambition,' 'Enlighten Thy Daughter' and 'Sins of the…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-06-12
Summary:

Moral Suicide,' produced by Graphic Film Corporation and released by Pathe, is a new special feature to be shown at the Victoria Theatre. The film is directed by Ivan Abramson, who also wrote 'Forbidden Fruit,' 'Sins of Ambition,' 'Enlighten Thy Daughter' and…

14
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-17
Summary:

A fine Paramount film in five parts entitled 'The Immigrant' will be screened at the Hongkong Theatre. Miss Valeska Surratt will make her debut as a Paramount star. Film plot included. 'My little soldier girl' featuring Ann Pennington will be shown soon. Some excellent comics…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-18 - 1919-06-20
Summary:

18th, 19th and 20th June, showing the screen star, Valeska Suratt in 5 parts Paramount, 'The Immigrant,' including various comics. Saturday 21st, see the beautiful film in 5 parts, Ann Pennington in 'My Little Soldier Girl.' Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-06-18 - 1919-06-20
Summary:

June 18, 19 and 20, showing the screen star Valeska Suratt in 'The Immigrant' (Paramount 5 parts), including various Comics. Saturday 21st, see the beautiful film (5 parts), Ann Pennington in 'My Little Soldier Girl' [sic]. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-06-20
Summary:

After the last show of 'Immigrant,' Hongkong Theatre will present a charming story by Daniel Frohman in 'The Little Soldier Girl,' written by famous writer Charles Sarver, featuring the famous star Ann Pennington.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-21 - 1919-06-24
Summary:

21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th June, showing a charming story, a talented star, a Famous-Players production, Ann Pennington in 'The Little Soldier Girl' in 5 parts. Also Triangle Keystone comedy in 2 parts, 'Haystacks and Steeples,' etc. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-21
Summary:

'The Little Soldier Girl,' a very absorbing Paramount film, will run at the Hongkong Theatre. The film features Ann Pennington, the successful star in 'Susie Snowflake,' written by Charles Sarver.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-06-23 - 1919-06-24
Summary:

June 21, 22, 23 and 24, showing a charming story, a talented star, a famous player's production, Ann Pennington in 'The Little Soldier Girl' (5 parts). Triangle-Keystone Comedy 2 parts, 'Haystacks and Steeples.' Booking at the Theatre.