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: 1916-11-07
Summary:

The Hongkong Theatre, for three nights will screen the popular seven part picture 'Neptune's Daughter,' in which the Annette Kellerman plays the leading part. Last night, the 9th and 10th episodes 'The Million Dollar Mystery' and a Charlie Chaplin picture were shown. In…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-02 - 1924-08-02
Summary:

Commencing tomorrow, Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed,' a picture of daring, determined, impetuous youth.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-04 - 1924-08-05
Summary:

Today & tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed.' Usual prices.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-04 - 1924-08-05
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed.' Usual prices.

5
Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-04 - 1924-08-05
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed.' Usual prices.

6
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-01-25 - 1922-01-28
Summary:

Tonight, Jack Mulhall in 'High Speed' and 'Who Kissed Me.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-01-25 - 1922-01-30
Summary:

Tonight, Jack Mulhall in 'High Speed' and 'Who Kissed Me.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-09-15 - 1924-09-15
Summary:

Last time today at 5.30 and 9.15, Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed.' Starting Tuesday, Roscoe Arbuckle in 'The Traveling Salesman.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-01-25 - 1922-01-30
Summary:

Jack Mulhall in 'High Speed,' Dotty [sic] Wolbert in 'Who Kissed Me,' with beautiful Universal Comedies.

10
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-05-21 - 1923-05-21
Summary:

Today only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Realart Pictures presents Bebe Daniels in 'The Speed Girl.' At 2.30 & 7.15 p.m., Francis Ford & Ella Hall in 'The Great Reward,' epis. 3 & 4. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-05-21 - 1923-05-21
Summary:

Today only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Realart Pictures presents Bebe Daniels in 'The Speed Girl.' 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., Francis Ford and Ella Hall in 'The Great Reward' episodes 3 and 4. Usual prices. Booking at the theatre.

12
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-11-07 - 1917-11-09
Summary:

Screening of 'The Secret of the Submarine' (1st & 2nd episodes) and Keystone comedies: 'The Speed King' and 'Gussle's Backward Way'

13
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-05-21 - 1923-05-21
Summary:

Today only at 5.15 p.m. and 9.15 p.m., Realart Pictures presents Bebe Daniels in 'The Speed Girl.' At 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., Francis Ford and Ella Hall in 'The Great Reward' episodes 3 and 4. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre.

14
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-26 - 1918-03-26
Summary:

Tonight, last night of the celebrated Spanish artistes, Mendoza and Elizabeta, latest dances as Tangos, Maxixe, etc. Also 'The Right One,' drama in 3 parts. Keystone comedies: 'The Speed King' and 'Double Crossed.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-09-15 - 1924-09-15
Summary:

The Coronet: Today only at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Wallace Reid and Lois Wilson in 'The World's Champion.' The Star: Today only at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Herbert Rawlinson in 'High Speed.' Tuesday, Roscoe Arbuckle in 'The Travelling Salesman.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1916-09-11 - 1916-09-11
Summary:

On Sep 11, one night only, grand comedy & band night; see 'Max Linder's Elopement' [sic], 'Wiffles Going to the Dentist,' 'Love, Speed & Thrills' (Keystone), and 'Mabel and Fatty and the Law' [sic].

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-09-11 - 1916-09-11
Summary:

Grand comedy & band night; Screening of 'Max Linder's Elopement', 'Wiffles Going to the Dentist', 'Love Speed & Thrills' (Keystone), 'Mable & Fatty & the Law' and various others; Coming variety concert by the crew of the Venus

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-10-07
Summary:

New York, October 5 – A film actress, Madeline Davis, fatally injured when she climbed from a motor-car at full speed to an aeroplane overhead.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-12-22 - 1925-12-28
Summary:

Douglas Fairbanks in 'Don Q Son of Zorro,' eleven reels of action that surpasses in speed, even its predecessor, 'The Mark of Zorro.' With special musical score.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1910-12-01
Summary:

A French scientist has developed an ingenious method which has greatly increased the scope of the cinematograph by considerably augmenting the speed – that is, the number of pictures taken within a second – to almost incredible figures.