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  • Short Summary

    Early film comedy 'The Letter'. Invite to the theatre received by a household causes confusion.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Early film comedy 'The Letter'.

    A man's letter to his sweetheart inviting her to a show gets mislaid and read by all the household who all think that it is meant for them. They all sneak out past the master of the house.

    Intertitle reads: "Orchestra Seats".

    Crowded theatre showing the various parts from the expensive orchestra stalls.

    Intertitle reads: "The Balcony".

    People seated in the balcony.

    Intertitle reads: "The Gallery".

    to the gallery where the various members of the household are all seated enjoying the show. It shows how the different classes behave at the theatre.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1828.01
    Media URN:
    60963
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:04:00 / 01:05:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 H (L)

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