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: 1922-08-11
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-28
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-12-29 - 1924-01-02
Summary:

In the Name of the Law' at the World Theatre. December 29 Remarks: Illustration included. December 29 & 31 Remarks: The ad didn't mention the theatre's name, surmised from other ads.

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Headline: World
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-31 - 1923-12-31
Summary:

1st January, Tuesday, 'In the Name of the Law.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-31 - 1923-12-31
Summary:

In the Name of the Law.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-31 - 1923-12-31
Summary:

In the Name of the Law.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-31
Summary:

The name of the production is 'In the Name of the Law.' It is now being shown at the World Theatre. Pat O'Hara, the policeman, about whom the plot of 'In the Name of the Law' revolves is just the type of clean-souled, home-loving fellow who patrols the streets of this…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-12-31 - 1924-01-05
Summary:

1st January, Tuesday, photoplay of the year, 'In the Name of the Law.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-01-01 - 1924-01-05
Summary:

January 1st to Saturday at 5.15 p.m. and 9.15 p.m., 'In the Name of the Law,' by a cast with the brilliance of a glittering sunburnt, including Ralph Lewis, Ella Hall, Johnnie Walker and Claire McDowell. Admission: 9.15 p.m., $1.20 and 80 cents; 5.15 p.m., 80 cents and 50 cents.…

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Headline: At the World
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-01-01 - 1924-01-03
Summary:

1st to 5th January, Tuesday to Saturday, 'In the Name of the Law.' Admission: 9.15 p.m., $1.20 and 80 cents; 5.15 p.m., 80 cents and 50 cents. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-01-02 - 1924-01-05
Summary:

January 1st to Saturday at 5.15 & 9.15 p.m., 'In the Name of the Law,' by a cast including Ralph Lewis, Ellar [sic] Hall, Johnie [sic] Walker and Claire M'Dowell [sic]. Admission, 9.15 p.m., $1.2 and 80 cents; 5.15 p.m., 80 and 50 cents. Usual price. Booking at the Theatre.…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-01-02
Summary:

In the Name of the Law,' an Emory Johnson production shown for the first time at the World Theatre yesterday. It was produced, directed and starred by Emory Johnson, also with Ralph Lewis, Claire McDowell, Ella Hall and Johnnie Walker. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-01-02
Summary:

Yesterday, World Theatre screened 'In the Name of Law' which is shown for the first time. The film was made at the request of American Police Authorities.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-01-02 - 1924-01-05
Summary:

January 1st to Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'In the Name of the Law,' featuring Ralph Lewis, Ella Hall, Johnnie Walker and Claire McDowell. Admission: 9.15, $1.20 and 80 cents; 5.15, 80 cents and 50 cents. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-04-05
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-05-16
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Headline: Johnnie Walker
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-07-19
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-11
Summary:

The Mailman' is the remarkable combination which is behind the recent successes Emory Johnson has placed on the screen. He was formerly leading man for Mary Pickford, who has no place in the front ranks of the motion picture creating geniuses, attributes all of his phenomenal progress to…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-11
Summary:

World Theatre is screening the Johnson production 'The Mailman.' The film can be compared with other big productions like 'The Third Alarm,' 'In the Name of the Law' and 'Westbound Limited.'