A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: The Gray Ghost'
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-12-22 - 1917-12-22
Summary:

Watch the thrilling Universal Serial 'The Gray Ghost' in 16 episodes, 32 parts, featuring Priscilla Dean and Eddie Polo, at the Bijou Theatre Tonight

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-05-19
Summary:

I believe the best way to teach children the great lessons of morality is to show them on the film the beautiful stories of the Bible,' said the Rev. Carey Bonner, general secretary of the Sunday School Union to a Daily Chronicle representative recently. Mr. Carey Bonner is a member of the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-12-24 - 1920-12-24
Summary:

Today till Friday at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, four times daily, Universal-Jewel $500,000 production deluxe, Priscilla Dean in 'The Virgin of Stamboul.' Ring up 1743 now. Illustration included.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-12-28 - 1920-12-31
Summary:

Priscilla Dean in the most stupendous production of the year 'The Virgin of Stamboul' 7 parts.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-12-28 - 1920-12-31
Summary:

Tonight at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in the most stupendous production of the year, 'The Virgin of Stamboul' in 7 parts.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1920-12-28 - 1920-12-31
Summary:

Tonight at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in 'The Virgin of Stamboul' in 7 parts.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-03-04
Summary:

A beautiful and attractive drama, 'The Girl in the Web,' will be screened from tomorrow till Tuesday at the Hongkong Theatre. 'Miss Maitland, Private Secretary' by Geraldine Bonner, is the story from which 'The Girl in the Web' was taken. It introduces Miss Sweet in…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-06-18 - 1921-06-21
Summary:

Universal Jewel Co. presents 'The Wicked Darling' in 6 parts, featuring Priscilla Dean, and 'Over the Transom.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-08-05
Summary:

Wild Cat of Paris' a 6-parts melodrama will be screened at the Hongkong Theatre tomorrow. The film starred Priscilla Dean. A special 6-part picture 'A Little Brother of the Rich' will also be shown. Gazette news will also be screened.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-08-06 - 1921-08-09
Summary:

Priscilla Dean in 'The Wildcat of Paris,' a super-production in 6 parts at ordinary prices.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-08-06 - 1921-08-09
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean, the world's most popular star in the stupendous melodrama deluxe, 'The Wildcat of Paris' in 6 parts, a super-production at ordinary prices.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-08-06
Summary:

The censor has passed one of the most melodramatic films in 'The Wild Cat [sic] of Paris' which is being shown at the Hongkong Theatre over the weekend. It is a play in six parts in which the world-famous star Priscilla Dean takes the leading role in a strong cast. Another attraction…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-08-06
Summary:

Today's programme at the Hongkong Theatre includes a melodrama de luxe (in six parts), 'The Wildcat of Pairs' [sic], in which Priscilla Dean leads. Another play, in six parts also, will be shown at the 7.15 performance in which Frank Mays plays the main part.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-08-06 - 1921-08-09
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Priscilla Dean in 'The Wildcat of Paris' in 6 parts. A super-production at ordinary prices.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-08-12 - 1921-08-13
Summary:

Priscilla Dean in 'The Virgin of Stamboul,' the event of the season.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-08-12 - 1921-08-13
Summary:

Today at 5.45 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in 'The Virgin of Stamboul.' The event of the season.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-08-12 - 1921-08-13
Summary:

Tonight at 5.45 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in 'The Virgin of Stamboul,' the event of the season.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-09-03 - 1921-09-06
Summary:

Priscilla Dean in 'The Silk Lined Burglar' in 6 parts and Joe Martin in 'The Jungle Gentleman' in 2 parts.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-09-03 - 1921-09-06
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Priscilla Dean in 'The Silk-Lined Burglar' in 6 parts. Also ‘The Jungle Gentleman.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-09-03 - 1921-09-06
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15, Priscilla Dean in 'The Silk-Lined Burglar' in 6 parts. Also 'The [sic] Jungle Gentleman.'