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: 1922-11-07 - 1922-11-07
Summary:

Today will be the only chance to see Owen Moore in 'The Chicken in the Case,' a Selznick picture. Commencing Wednesday till Saturday, 'Two Weeks with Pay,' from the Saturday Evening Post story by Nina Wilcox Putnam, starring Bebe Daniels.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-05-09
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-03-14
Summary:

World Theatre will show 'Reputation' featuring Priscilla Dean, this afternoon and tonight. The film is based on Ella Wheeler Wilcox's story of the same name.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-08-14
Summary:

The British film industry has seen its downfall in the past few years. Practical elimination of British pictures from the screen throughout the Empire and abroad has had a serious socio-political effect. By 1923, only one film in sixteen will be British. Generally, the Great War and America…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-04-25
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-13 - 1922-02-14
Summary:

The Cosmopolitan Vaudeville Co. presents The Great Garcia Troupe, Miss Gladys Gordon and Miss Nina. Photos included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-15 - 1922-02-16
Summary:

Today's programme. 9.15 p.m. performance, Jewel Carmen in 'The Bride of Fear' and the Great Garcia Troupe with Misses Gladys Gordon and Nina in latest songs and dances. Prices of admission: $1.50, $1.00 and 60 cents. 5 p.m. (sharp) performance, Dorothy Dalton in 'Quicksand…

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

The Cosmopolitan Vaudeville Company from Saigon will open a season on Tuesday night at the World Theatre. The Company includes the Garcia Troupe, renowned athletes: Nina, in latest songs and dances, and Gladys Gordon the experts silver wire performer.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-15 - 1922-02-16
Summary:

Today's programme: 9.15 p.m. performance, Jewel Carmen in 'The Bride of Fear.' Also the Great Garcia Troupe with Misses Gladys Gordon and Nina in latest songs and dances. Prices of admission on $1.50, $1.00 and 60 cents. 5 p.m. performances, Dorothy Dalton in 'Quicksand.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-15 - 1922-02-15
Summary:

Today's matinee (Wednesday 15th) at 5 p.m. sharp, Dorothy Dalton in 'Quicksand.' Also the Great Garcia Troupe with Misses Gladys Gordon and Nina in latest songs and dances. Prices of admission: 70 cents and 50 cents. Booking at the theatre.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-15 - 1922-02-15
Summary:

Today's matinee (Wednesday 15th) at 5 p.m. sharp, Dorothy Dalton in 'Quicksand.' Also the Great Garcia Troupe with Misses Gladys Gordon and Nina in latest songs and dances. Prices of admission: 70 cents and 50 cents. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-12-02
Summary:

(Our Own Correspondent) London, Oct 30 – There is something pathetic about the eagerness to find a way of utilizing our Wembley white elephant. But, there is not much promise in the latest suggestion put forward by Mr. Herbert Wilcox, of turning it into a British film centre rivalling Hollywood…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-07-21
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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-13 - 1922-02-14
Summary:

Commencing Tuesday, the 14th February at 9.15 p.m. performance only, the Cosmopolitan Vaudeville Co. and the Great Garcia Troupe. Also Miss Gladys Gordon, the queen of the silver wire and Miss Nina, the girl with the personality in latest songs and oriental dances. Picture included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-20 - 1922-02-20
Summary:

Tonight at 9.15 p.m. performance only, the last show of the Great Garcia Troupe, Bumps and Company, Nina and the Garcia Brothers. Also Gladys Walton in 'The Man Tamer.' 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, George B. Seitz in 'Velvet Fingers' 8 and 9 episodes. Booking at the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-11
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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-02-13 - 1922-02-14
Summary:

Commencing Tuesday, the 14th February at 9.15 p.m. performance only, the Cosmopolitan Vaudeville Co. and the Great Garcia Troupe. Miss Gladys Gordon in 'The Queen of the Silver Wire,' feature act with Harry ‘Rickeards' Theatre, Australia and Miss Nina in 'The Girl with the…