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: 1912-10-23 - 1912-10-25
Summary:

Tonight 9.15 p.m. another new programme, 'The She-Wolf' (sensational drama); three fine comics, 'Father for this Occasion,' 'One for This Masher,' and 'Reward of Virtue'; acrobats performance; sketch and song by Miss Rowley and Mr. Stephenson.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-03-25
Summary:

Charlie Chaplin is soon to make his appearance in Hong Kong with the picture 'Tilly's Punctured Romance.' Mabel Normand is at her best in one of the leading parts, supported by Mike Newman. Features to be shown 'The Victoria Cross' from London Cosmo Company, 'The…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1916-12-11 - 1916-12-13
Summary:

On Dec 12, performance by Brilliant; Pathe's interesting photoplay 'The She Wolf' in 3 parts; The Great War Series (D.4); Pathe's British Gazette; Sauce for the Gander; Thousand Dollars Reward; 'Mabel's Wilful Way.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-12-12 - 1916-12-12
Summary:

Performance by Miss May Billiant; Screening of Pathe's photoplay 'The She Wolf', 'The Great War Series (D4)', 'Pathe's British Gazette', 'Sauce for the Gander', 'Thousand Dollar Reward' and 'Mabels Wilful Way'

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Headline: Victoria
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1916-12-12
Summary:

The weekend programme at the Victoria Theatre has been a most excellent one, and the new bill of fare announced for tonight seems likely to run it close in point of all-round interest. Messrs Pathe's new play 'The She Wolf' will be shown for the first time and there will also be a…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-12-13 - 1916-12-14
Summary:

Tonight: Performance by Miss May Billiant; Screening of Pathe's photoplay 'The She Wolf', 'The Great War Series (D4)', 'Pathe's British Gazette', 'Sauce for the Gander', 'Thousand Dollar Reward' and 'Mabels Wilful Way'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-26 - 1918-01-29
Summary:

Tonight, screening: 3rd and 4th episodes of 'Gloria's Romance': 'A Perilous Love' and 'A Social Vortex.' Also Keystone comics. Wednesday, 30th January, see another Universal feature in 6 parts, 'The Wolf of Debt.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-29
Summary:

At a special matinee at the Hongkong Theatre the beautiful drama 'Black Domino' in six parts will be screened. 'Agnes,' 'Gloria's Romance,' 'Traffic in Souls' and Universal's 'The Wolf of Debt' will be screened soon.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-30 - 1918-01-30
Summary:

30th, 31st January and 1st February, screening: 'The Wolf of Debt,' a beautiful Universal feature, complete in 6 parts, and interesting comics. Saturday, 2nd February, see: 5th and 6th episodes, 'Gloria's Romance.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-31 - 1918-02-01
Summary:

Tonight, screening: 'The Wolf of Debt,' a beautiful Universal feature in 6 parts, and interesting comics. Saturday, 2nd February, see 5th and 6th episodes of 'Gloria's Romance.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-31
Summary:

There will be a special matinee where an attractive drama 'Tinsel' featuring Madame Robine will be shown. Special matinees with entirely new programmes will be provided. 'The Wolf of Debt' is now being screened at the evening shows.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-27 - 1918-03-01
Summary:

Race week programme, screening two exclusive features, 'She of the Wolf's Breed' in 4 parts. Also 'The Diamond Smugglers' in 3 parts and comics. Saturday, 2nd March, see 13th and 14th episodes of 'Gloria's Romance.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-11-06 - 1918-11-07
Summary:

6th, 7th and 8th November, showing the final episodes of 'Who Is Number One?' Thursday 7th November, special matinee at 5.15 p.m., showing 'The Wolf of Debt,' a Universal drama in 6 parts.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-11-07 - 1918-11-07
Summary:

The final episodes of 'Who is Number One?' tonight. A Universal drama in 6 parts, 'The Wolf of Debt,' in the special matinee at 5:15 p.m. today.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-03-17 - 1919-03-19
Summary:

The romantic Pathe photoplay 'Will Power,' adapted from the story by George Ohnet. Fredony's Revue. Also 'The Wolf of Debt' featuring Violet Mersereau and Billie [sic] Garwood. Booking at Anderson's.

16
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-03-17 - 1919-03-19
Summary:

Tonight at 9.15 p.m., the romantic Pathe photoplay, 'Will Power,' adapted from the story by Georges Ohnet. Fredony's revue: Miss Tessie Turner and Miss Asta Ericksen. Prices: $1.50, $1.00 and 50 cents. Matinee: Thursday, 20th March at 5.15 p.m., 'The Wolf of Debt,' a…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-03-17 - 1919-03-19
Summary:

Tonight 9.15 p.m., the romantic Pathe photoplay 'Will Power,' one of these eloquent silence drama of the screen brilliantly set and of the very highest order. Adapted from the story by George Ohnet. Fredony's Revue, the dancing skeleton, the mystery of the yellow cabinet, the man…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-04-11 - 1919-04-12
Summary:

Tonight, Bessie Love and De Wolf Hopper in 'Stranded.' Love and a Savage, 'Wallingford' episode 5. British Gazette No. 498. Special all comedy, children's matinee. Booking at Robinson's.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-04-23
Summary:

At the Hongkong Theatre tonight, the Paramount picture 'Gretna Green' will be screened and next Saturday Jesse L. Lasky presents Lou Tellegen, the famous actor in 'The Black Wolf' from the play by Jean Barrymore. Tellegan established himself as a romantic actor when he…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-04-23
Summary:

Tonight a new romantic Paramount picture 'Gretna Green,' starring Margaret Clark will be screened. Her previous play was 'The Goose Girl.' Another magnificent film 'The Black Wolf' in 5 parts will be screened. Leon Tellegen and Sarah Bernhardt in London take the…