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: 1920-02-14 - 1920-02-14
Summary:

You may know him as the writer of 'Lord John's Journal,' edited by L. N. and A. M. Williamson. He is an amateur detective and believe us, he is some sleuth. The Coronet have secured some pictures with this versatile Briton in the principal role and will present the first tonight…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-02-22 - 1917-02-22
Summary:

Screening of 'Father John'; Coming film: Pathe's 'Via Wireless'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-03-26
Summary:

Mr. John D. Tippett, managing director of the Trans-Atlantic Film Co. – the distributing agents in Europe of the Universal Film Manufacturing Company, of America – gave evidence before the Cinema Commission at Westminster recently. He gave some particular of the efforts that have made to produce…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-06-11 - 1925-06-11
Summary:

Today till Sunday at 5.15 and 9.15, Gilbert E. Gable presents a George D. Baker production, 'Slave of Desire,' adapted from the immortal story by Balzac, with George Walsh, Bessie Love, Carmel Myers, directed by George D. Baker, distributed by Goldwyn-Cosmopolitan. Illustration…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1917-04-04
Summary:

The Cinematograph Commission of Inquiry established by the National Council of Public Morals resumed its sittings recently at the Central Hall, Westminster, under the presidency of the Bishop of Birmingham. Mr. John D. Tippett, managing director of the Transatlantic Film Company (Limited), the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-01-17
Summary:

Smiling George' Walsh in William Fox's comedy drama, 'This Is The Life,' will be seen at the World Theatre today. R. A. Walsh, George Walsh's brother, is the man who directed the making of the picture. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1916-09-07 - 1916-09-09
Summary:

On Sept 9, 7th and 8th episodes of 'The Black Box Mystery' [sic]; The Great War, Pathe's Gazette; comics: John Bunny, Keystones.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-03-17 - 1924-03-22
Summary:

Commencing 19th Wednesday, the biggest thriller of this year. Priscilla Dean in 'Drifting.' March 17 & 22 Remarks: Also screening Funeral Procession of the Late Bishop Dr. D. Pozzoni. March 18 Remarks: Another ad. on page 4, Presented by Carl Laemmle. Written by John Colton and…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-09-11 - 1919-09-13
Summary:

George Walsh is coming to the Coronet on Monday.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-06-06 - 1925-06-11
Summary:

Starting Thursday next, Gilbert E. Gable presents a George D. Baker production, 'Slave of Desire,' adapted from the immortal story by Balzac, with George Walsh, Bessie Love and Carmel Myers, distributed by Goldwyn-Cosmopolitan. Illustration and plot included.

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Headline: The Palisade
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1916-09-16
Summary:

The management of the Palisade, Kowloon, has arranged a most attractive programme for tonight, when a full military band will again be in attendance. A special feature is being made of the Kowloon cartoons, which are the work of a local cartoonist. There will also be a number of local slides…

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Headline: Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-03-03 - 1919-03-03
Summary:

Tonight, George Walsh in 'The Yankee Way.' Booking at Robinson's.

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

2 days only, William Fox presents George Walsh in 'Sink or Swim.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-05-05 - 1923-05-05
Summary:

Sunday and Monday, William Fox presents George Walsh in 'Sink or Swim.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-05-05 - 1923-05-05
Summary:

William Fox presents George Walsh in 'Sink or Swin.' Sunday and Monday for 2 days only.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-14
Summary:

Serenade,' an R. A. Walsh-First National attraction, starring Miriam Cooper and George Walsh, is a good picture screening at the Queen's Theatre. The performance from vaudeville entertainment made up another half of the programme. Performers included Miss Baronelli and Jack Thomas.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-18
Summary:

It may be true that a prophet has no honour in his own country, but happily, this does not apply to Amateur Dramatic Companies. The Quarry Bay A. D. C. have shown that they not only deserve success but that they can command it. For that reason, there is sure to be a crowded house at the Star…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-01-25 - 1919-01-25
Summary:

Caption: George Walsh Direction William Fox. Synopsis included. It will be shown at the Coronet Theatre on Monday next.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-06-02
Summary:

Mr. D. W. Griffith, the great film producer, arrived in England last month. He tries to interest people in a scheme for the production of eight or ten historical films, each 12 reels in length, which are to be a kind of pictorial history of the world. He estimates that each picture of this…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-03-25
Summary:

One of the best films ever produced by William Fox, now being screened at the Hongkong Theatre, and entitled 'Blue Blood and Red,' is a thrilling picture of love and adventure. The story is written and the production directed by R. A. Walsh, and his brother, George Walsh with Doris…