A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1918-07-19
Summary:

Probably the youngest of the stage beauties whose charm and talent have won Broadway is Marion Davies, characterised as the most appealingly attractive girl on the American stage, who makes her photoplay debut in the much-talked-of comedy-drama 'Runaway Romany,' written by herself and…

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Headline: Gaby'
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-05-03
Summary:

A private view was held in Manchester of a film called 'Gaby,' which is Mdlle. Gaby Deslys. This fancy for winding itself round the personality of a popular artiste is one in which the kinema should not be encouraged to indulge. But this particular and very blatant example of '…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-07 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Special engagament of the film masterpiece, 'Gaby' in 7 reels, featuring Gaby Delys and Harry Pilcer, the world's famous dancers. Commencing Friday 10th, February, for four nights only. See the wonderful ballet scene in natural colours. February 13 Remarks: Positively last show.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-07 - 1922-02-08
Summary:

Watch the opening day! Special engagement of the film masterpiece, 'Gaby' featuring Gaby Deslys and Harry Pilcer, the world's famous dancers.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-07 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Watch the opening day, special engagement of the film masterpiece, 'Gaby' featuring Gaby Delys [sic] and Harry Pilcer, the world's famous dancers.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-09 - 1922-02-11
Summary:

For four nights only, commencing Friday, 10th February, special engagement of the film masterpiece in 7 reels, 'Gaby' featuring Gaby Deslys and Harry Pilcer, the world's famous dancers. See the wonderful ballet scene in natural colours.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-10 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Today at 5 p.m. sharp and 9.15 p.m., Gaby Delys and Harry Pilcer in 'Gaby.' See the wonderful ballet scenes in natural colours at usual prices. At 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, George B. Seitz in 'Velvet Fingers,' 6 and 7 epis. Booking at the Theatre. February 11 & 13…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-10 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. sharp, Gaby Deslys and Harry Pilcer, the world-famous dancers in the film masterpiece in 7 reels, 'Gaby.' Usual prices. 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, George B. Seitz in 'Velvet Fingers' 6 and 7 episodes. Booking at the theatre. February 11…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-10 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Gaby Delys [sic] and Harry Pilcer in 'Gaby.' Usual prices. 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, George B. Seitz in 'Velvet Fingers' 6 and 7 episodes. Booking at the Theatre. Sunday's matinee 6 p.m. sharp, Vivian Martin in 'Mirandy Smiles.…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-11
Summary:

A large crowd at the World Theatre was impressed by new production 'Gaby,' a film adapted from novel 'Angel of Forgiveness,' with Gaby Delys [sic] and Harry Pilcers as the centre of attraction. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-13 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

Gaby' at the World Theatre, today at 5 p.m. sharp and 9.15 p.m. Book early and don't miss seeing it.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-03-27 - 1922-03-27
Summary:

Today only! 5 p.m. sharp and 9.15 p.m., Gaby Delys and Harry Pilcer in 'Gaby,' 7 reels. At 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, Art Acord in 'The White Horseman,' 4 and 5 epis. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre. March 27 Remarks: On page 4, another ad. on 'Gaby' only…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-03-27 - 1922-03-27
Summary:

Don't miss to see, Monday, 27th inst., at 5 and 9.15 p.m., one night only, by special request, the film masterpiece in 7 reels, 'Gaby' starring Gaby Deslys and Harry Pilcer.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-03-27 - 1922-03-27
Summary:

Today only, 5 p.m. sharp and 9.15 p.m., Gaby Deslys and Harry Pilcer in 'Gaby,' 7 reels. 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, Art Acord in 'The White Horseman,' episodes 4th and 5th. Usual prices. Booking at the theatre.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-03-27
Summary:

After special requests from patrons, World Theatre is going to repeat the seven parts drama 'Gaby,' today at 5 p.m. and 9.15 pm. Film synopsis is included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-03-27
Summary:

By special request, the drama 'Gaby' will be repeated today at the World Theatre. Film synopsis included. Film synopsis included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-03-27
Summary:

Gaby,' is to be shown at the World Theatre today. The film is adapted from the novel by Marcell Herbier, entitled 'The Angel of Forgiveness.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-03-27 - 1922-03-27
Summary:

Today only 5 p.m. sharp and 9.15 p.m., Gaby Delys [sic] and Harry Pilcer in 'Gaby' in 7 reels. 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, Art Acord in 'The White Horseman' episodes 4 and 5. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-06-14
Summary:

Mr. H. W. Ray informs us that he has engaged the world-renowned combination, known as Leeds and Le Mar, for the popular Star Theatre in Kowloon, commencing this evening. Leeds and Le Mar were popular stars turn on the London vaudeville stage twenty years ago. Some years ago, Leeds and Le Mar…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-12-03
Summary:

What is the secret of the charm of Mary Pickford? What made Ethel Barrymore the delight of American audiences, and Gaby Deslys the idol of Paris? World Theatre is screening the Al Lichtman attraction 'The Girl Who Came Back.' The film is directed by Tom Forman. Film synopsis included…