A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-02
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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-06 - 1924-08-09
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Bachelor Girl,' 1924's super-artistic production, 9 reels of scenes. Usual prices. August 8-9 Remarks: Photo of 'The Bachelor Girl' included. Sunday, Laura La Plante in 'Excitement.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-06 - 1924-08-08
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 p.m. and 9.15 p.m., 'The Bachelor Girl,' 1924's super-artistic production. Usual prices.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-06 - 1924-08-09
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Bachelor Girl.' Usual prices. August 9 Remarks: Sunday, Laura La Plante in 'Excitement.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-07 - 1924-08-07
Summary:

Don't fail to see 'The Bachelor Girl' (in 9 reels), 1924's super-artistic production beautiful beyond praise, based on the famous romance by Victor Margueritte, adapted to the screen by Armand du Plessy with a superb all-star cast.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-07
Summary:

World Theatre will be screening 'The Bachelor Girl.' It is based on the famous novel by Victor Marguerite, adapted to the screen by Armand Du Plessy. The film exhibits the beauty of the city of smiles.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-07
Summary:

The World Theatre is now showing a picture in nine reels, based on the famous romance by Victor Marguerite, adapted to the screen by Armand Du Plessy. The Café Napolitan, the Vaudeville, both famous palaces of joy, are elegant, with beautiful women whose movements are full of art and charm.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-09 - 1924-08-09
Summary:

Today only at 5.15 p.m. and 9.15 p.m., 'The Bachelor Girl.' Sunday, Laura La Plante in 'Excitement.' Usual prices.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-13 - 1924-08-16
Summary:

Wed. 13th to Sat. 16th Aug. at 5.15 & 9.15 p.m., 'The 4th. Musketeer,' H. C. Witwer's marvellous cosmopolitan magazine story starring Johnnie Walker, supported by Eileen Percy and a big cast. Film plot included. Usual prices. August 15-16 Remarks: By special request, 'The…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-15 - 1924-08-15
Summary:

Only H. C. Witwer, author of the funniest spine-tickling stories of the 20th century could have written 'The 4th Musketeer,' starring Johnnie Walker. Showing today and tomorrow only by special request, 'The Bachelor Girl' will be repeated showing from Friday 15th to Sunday…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-15
Summary:

World Theatre will be repeating the comedy-drama 'The Bachelor Girl' in nine reels, on Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 and 7:15 performances.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-15
Summary:

Johnnie Walker's admirers were delighted last night when his latest offering 'The 4th Musketeer,' was thrown on the screen for the first time at the World Theatre. The play, which is from the Cosmopolitan Magazine story of the same name, by H. C. Witwer, presents a formula to…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-16 - 1924-08-16
Summary:

Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The 4th Musketeer,' starring Johnnie Walker. 'The Bachelor Girl' to be shown at 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. today and tomorrow only. Commencing from Sunday till Tuesday, 'The Whispered Name,' directed by King Baggot with an all-star…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-16 - 1924-08-16
Summary:

Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The 4th Musketeer' starring Johnnie Walker. Today and tomorrow only at 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., 'The Bachelor Girl' in 9 reels. Commencing from Sunday till Tuesday, 'The Whispered Name' directed by King Baggot with an all-star…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-10
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-01-14
Summary:

World Theatre will be screening 'Demi-Virgins' the screen adaption of Marcel Prevest's [sic] masterpiece by Mr. Armand du Plessy who is famous for the photoplay 'The Bachelor Girl.' The film revolves around the lives of women living in a fast-paced metropolis and is in…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-01-14
Summary:

A few months ago, Mr. Armand du Plessy gave to the world a photoplay daring in theme, entitled 'The Bachelor Girl.' Now, Mr. Plessey has come along with 'The Demi-Virgins,' a screen adaptation of Marcel Prevost's masterpiece. It shows the same originality, the same…