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  • Short Summary

    Shots of cinemas advertising ambulance benefit.

  • Description

    Cinemas in England; 1915.

    Goes with story ON 394 A on cinema benefit day to raise funds for ambulances.

    Various shots of cinema houses; all Greenes' Pictures chain. Shot of large building with small shops in front. Closer shot entrance; a few boys outside; sweet shop at right of entrance.

    Pan on another building; the Cosy Corner Picture House. Banner outside advertising The Bonds of Marriage. Also posters for the same. Shot from across street. MS Ideal Picture House in a rather plain brick building. Banner for Exploits of Elaine melodrama. Also sign: Black Box. MS man in doorway; next to sign for the benefit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2456.18
    Media URN:
    77100
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1915
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:04:00 / 01:26:23:00
    Canister:
    ON 394 C

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