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: 1916-01-20 - 1916-01-22
Summary:

Tonight! The great Pathe masterpiece in 5 parts, featuring the famous child actress Marie Fromet, of 'Les Miserables' fame in 'The Price of Discipline'; 'Pathe's British Gazette'; 'The Fantastic Umbrella'; 'In the Wood of Mortain'; '…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1916-01-20 - 1916-01-22
Summary:

The great Pathe masterpiece in 5 parts, 'The Price of Discipline,' on Friday, 21th January. Marie Fromet is featured. Interesting pictures including 'The Fantastic Umbrella' and 'In the Woods of Mortain.' Pathe's British Gazette included. Comic including '…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1916-01-17 - 1916-01-19
Summary:

The drama in 3 parts, 'Neath the Lion's Paw,' on Tuesday, 18th January, 1916. A small drama, 'The Fisher Girl's Folly.' Interesting pictures including 'The Potoroo Bat' and 'Russian Army in Snow Clad Mountains.' Pathe's British Gazette…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1915-11-25 - 1915-11-27
Summary:

On Nov 26, 'The Stepmother,' a Pathe drama in 3 reels, includes La Petite Fromet in a strong cast; Pathe's British Gazette; also 'A Suspended Ordeal' (Keystone Comic); keep an eye on 'The Spy' for Dec 3.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-03-21
Summary:

The Flower Girl' with Maisie Fromet of 'Les Miserables' playing the leading role will be screened upon request at the Victoria Theatre. Some very costly films of Charlie Chaplin have been secured by the management and will be shown later.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-01
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-05-05
Summary:

Princess Mary's wedding film will be screened at the Coronet Theatre. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-04-25
Summary:

Blue-eyed Mary,' in which June Caprice figures in the leading role, will be screened at the World Theatre tonight. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-08-14 - 1920-08-14
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Mary Pickford in 'Stella Maris.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-05 - 1924-11-05
Summary:

Mary Pickford in 'Mary Ain't Guilty,' showing today.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1918-07-17
Summary:

It is announced that Mary Pickford, the cinema actress, will make one more picture and then permanently retire. Her sister says that Mary is on the verge of a nervous collapse. Miss Pickford has been earning a salary of £20,000 a year.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-07
Summary:

Mary Pickford in 'Mary Ain't Guilty,' which is showing at the World Theatre.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-08-17 - 1920-08-17
Summary:

This is to inform all those who have not yet seen Mary Pickford in 'Stella Maris' that tonight is absolutely their last opportunity of doing so, as the picture leaves for North China on Wednesday morning and will not come South again.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-07
Summary:

World Theatre continues to screen Mary Pickford's 'Mary Ain't Guilty.' Tomorrow will be its final show.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-04 - 1924-11-04
Summary:

Mary Pickford in 'Mary Ain't Guilty,' starting tomorrow. Booking at Moutrie's before 5 p.m., or at the theatre after 5 p.m. Booking now.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-05-10 - 1917-05-10
Summary:

Coming screening of 'Red Haired Mary' featuring Mlle Mistinguett, and Gazettes; Coming film: Pathe's 'Who's Guilty'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-05-11 - 1917-05-11
Summary:

Screening of 'Red Haired Mary' featuring Mlle Mistinguett, and Gazettes for 3 nights; Coming film: Pathe's 'Who's Guilty'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-05-12 - 1917-05-12
Summary:

Screening of 'Red Haired Mary' featuring Mlle Mistinguett, and Gazettes for 2 nights; Coming film: Pathe's 'Who's Guilty'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-11-23 - 1925-11-23
Summary:

Do you remember how you enjoyed 'Stella Maris,' 'Clothes-Line Alley,' 'Sunnybrook Farm,' 'Daddy-Long-Legs' – the film that made her the world's sweetheart? Well, here she is again in the best of the lot, 'Little Annie Rooney.' Watch for it…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1918-10-22 - 1918-10-23
Summary:

October 20-23. Performance. Baby Marie Osborne in 'Little Mary Sunshine.' Special engagement of Wheeler Dryden (Late principal comedian, Howitt-Phillips Company).