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: 1913-12-18
Summary:

Chicago, Nov. 14 – Athletics and entertainment are encouraged by the governor of the prison and the State Board of Control, to arouse the interest and spirit of the men under detention. Moving pictures are shown several evenings a week at the Anamosa Prison, and the governor says that these and…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1909-10-06
Summary:

To the Editor S. C. M. Post – Your excellent editorial note of today regarding cinematograph pictures deserves more than passing consideration. Apart altogether from the question as to whether such pictures are intended to educate or amuse the public, there remains the fact that they can be made…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-22 - 1923-09-22
Summary:

The Coronet: Commencing today only, Douglas Fairbanks in 'Robin Hood.' Prices: 2.15 p.m., $1.20 and 60 cents; 5.15 and 9.15, $2.00 and $1.00. The Star: Today and tomorrow, 'Don Quickshot of the Rio Grande.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-04 - 1923-09-06
Summary:

A drama of the early days in Oklahoma. Tonight and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., 'Lahoma' in 7 reels.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-06 - 1923-09-08
Summary:

On Saturday night at 9.15, 'Proceeds in Aid of the Japan Disaster.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-13 - 1923-09-15
Summary:

Saturday, September 15th at 9.15 p.m., Tina Gerald and Tom Fenwick in a repertoire of original one-act plays. 'Only Amateurs,' a comedy by Harold Montague. 'Stiffy Wins,' a farcical comedy of the turf by Vincent Esmond. 'The Intruder,' a mystery by Tom Fenwick.…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-13 - 1923-09-14
Summary:

At 5.30 and 9.15, 'The Son of Wallingford.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-29 - 1923-10-01
Summary:

3 nights only, commencing Wednesday night, October 3, Forbes Russell Comedy Company, direct from their record-breaking engagement at the Theatre Royal, playing by popular request their three biggest successes. Wednesday night, Romance; Thursday night, Bluebeard's Eighth Wife; Friday night,…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-01 - 1923-09-01
Summary:

Get your card of membership to 'The Ladder Jinx' Club.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-01 - 1923-09-01
Summary:

Tonight at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Louise Glaum in 'The Lone Wolf's Daughter.' Tomorrow at 6 and 9.15 p.m., Anita Stewart in 'Playthings of Destiny.' Today at 2.30, 'Buffalo Bill' episodes 4 and 5.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-03 - 1923-09-03
Summary:

Tonight only, Anita Stewart in 'Playthings of Destiny.' Coming, 'The Three Musketeers.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-05 - 1923-09-05
Summary:

On Saturday night at 9.15

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-06 - 1923-09-06
Summary:

The Ladder Jinx,' an entertainment travesty on superstition. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-07 - 1923-09-08
Summary:

The Ladder Jinx' will get you if you don't watch out. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-13 - 1923-09-13
Summary:

The Son of Wallingford,' a big special production with all-star cast, written and directed by Lillian and George Randolph Chester. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-15 - 1923-09-15
Summary:

Douglas Fairbanks presents 'The Three Musketeers,' adaption and research under Edward Knoblock, direction under Fred Niblo, photograph under Arthur Edeson. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-15 - 1923-09-15
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 'Buffalo Bill.' At 5.30, Jack Pickford in 'In Wrong.' At 9.15, Tina Gerald and Tom Fenwick in four one-act plays.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-17 - 1923-09-17
Summary:

Tonight, it is Douglas Fairbanks in 'The Three Musketeers.' Prices; 5.30, $1.00 and 60 cents; 9.15, $1.50 and $1.00.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-18 - 1923-09-19
Summary:

Today and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in 'Wild Honey.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-09-20 - 1923-09-20
Summary:

Two critiques of 'Guarded Lips' from London Daily Mail and Daily Express included.