Silent Film Newspaper Ads

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Silent Film Newspaper Ads

Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:04 pm

I thought this might interest a few.

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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:03 pm

Martie,

Have a whole bunch San Francisco Chronicle Ad's from October of 1926.

Belle Bennett hot off her blockbuster Stella Dallas the previous year was packin' em in with her latest THE LILY.

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Marceline Day Wow's 'Em in THE BOY FRIEND!

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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:04 pm

:) Here is another batch of clippings.

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Unread post by mndean » Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:31 pm

The Prince Of Tempters ad made me laugh. Something about Ben Lyon as a roue hits me right in the funny bone.

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Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:03 pm

Here's a newspaper advert for Get Your Man.

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Somebody please find a complete copy of this film. It may sound sadistic but I'm actually very interested in seeing Clara crash her car into the gate.

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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:25 pm

:) To Continue, We have the following....

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Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:40 pm

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I wonder why Billie isn't mentioned along with Clara in that Kid Boots advert?

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Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:42 pm

mndean wrote:The Prince Of Tempters ad made me laugh. Something about Ben Lyon as a roue hits me right in the funny bone.
Ben Lyon as a roue.
And to think, I thought I'd thought of everything.

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Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:54 pm

An advert for College.

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The fact that she's blonde contradicts this poster, however.

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Unread post by silentfilm » Sun Aug 26, 2012 7:46 pm

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This is a 1918 ad from the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Unread post by SteppenBow59 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 10:22 pm

Here are some ads for Wings.

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Unread post by Gagman 66 » Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:50 am

Clarence,

:o I had not seen these before. At least one of them seems to be for the 1929 sound re-issue.

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Unread post by Picratt » Tue Aug 28, 2012 2:44 am

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In case you are not familiar with Al's problems..this ad says it all .
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