Strand Theatre, New York City, New York - January 28, 1915
The Strand New York
at 47th. Street
Proper Presentationof the Photo Dramatic Art
PIONEER AND PREMIER PRODUCING COMPANY
Released on the Paramount Program
PLAYERS FILM CO.
FIFTH AVENUE NEW YORK
Broadway at 47th Street
New York's Photo Play Palace
H. MARK Pres't & Gen'l Manager
EXECUTIVE STAFF FOR THE STRAND THEATRE
JOHNSTON, Acting Director
CHANGE OF PROGRAM EVERY SUNDAY
Evening Prices, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays
THEATRE MAGAZINE PROGRAM
STORY OF THE PLAY
JOE, a good natured Italian, runs a basement ice, coal and wood establishment in the cheap Italian "East Side." Trina, daughter of old Capino, a cobbler, lives next door. She is very fond of Joe and is much relieved when she learns that Joe's "sweetheart," who arrives from Italy, is none other than his little old "Mamma Mia," his mother.
Godfrey Kelland, district attorney, is a candidate for the governorship, and Joe's sympathies and efforts are enlisted in his behalf. The Weasel, a notorious crook, is arrested as he seeks refuge in Joe's house, and suspicions are cast upon Mamma Mia. Just at this time Mrs. Kelland loses a diamond pin which is discovered in Mamma Mia's possession. Baby Kelland has place the pin in the basket of clothes which Mamma Mia is to wash and she is found "guilty" and sentenced to two years in the penitentiary. In the meantime, Joe and his mother have witnessed an attempt upon Kelland's life and assisted him, but nevertheless Kelland is very vigorous in his prosecution of Mamma Mia. A little later Mrs. Kelland discovers the baby putting another piece of jewelry in the basket and she decides that Joe's mother is innocent.
Two crooks from the gang determine to put a stop to Kelland's activities and to "plant" a golf ball filled with nitro-glycerine so that Kelland will be blown up as by an unknown accident. They play upon Joe's feelings and induce him to place the ball. Just as Kelland is about to strike the ball, Mrs. Kelland and Trina come into the grounds, and to save them Joe takes the blow upon his own body. Joe's confession that the ball was intended for im incites Kelland's anger, but Mrs. Kelland's story of the baby's innocent part in the tragedy, and her pleadings, soften the politician's heart, the little Italian family is reunited and Trina's happiness also secured.
George Beban Morosco - Paramount
A National Institution
Broadway at 47th Street
Presentation of the Photo Dramatic Art
Entire Change of Program Every Sunday
Performances commencing at 2.15, 7.30 and 9.30 are classified as "De Luxe" and comprise all of the programmed numbers, with overtures and musical settings rendered by the Strand Celebrated Concert Orchestra. The intermediate performances commencing at 12 M. 4.15 and 6 P.M are auxiliaries to the "De Luxe" performances. The musical accompaniment to these performances is rendered on the Grand Pipe Organ
Physicians (or others) anticipating phone calls will please notify the Captainof Ushers so that location of their whereabouts may be known.
Report lost articles in the Strand Theatre to House Manager or Captain of Ushers. Every effort will be made to find and return same.
Ladies' rest room at the left of Orchestra floor, Mezzanine Promenade and Balcony, with maid in attendance.
Gentlemen's rooms at the right of Orchestra floor, Mezzanine Promenade and Balcony.
Filtered drinking water both sides of Orchestra floor and Mezzanine Promenade and First Balcony.
Carriage call on North Side of Marquee.
ENTIRE PROGRAM PRODUCED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF HAROLD EDEL
FIRE NOTICE -- Look around Now and choose the nearest Exit to your seat. In case of fire, walk -- not run -- to that Exit. Do not try to beat your neighbor to the street. Robert Adamson, Fire Commissioner.
Victor Herbert, born in Dublin, Ireland, February 1st, 1859, is a grandson of Samuel Lover, the famous Irish novelist. At seven he was sent to Germany to begin his musical education. His first position of prominence was that of principal violin cello-player in the Court Orchestra at Stuttgart, and he was heard in many important concerts throughout Europe before accepting in 1886 an engagement as solo cellist in the Metropolitan Orchestra in New York. For a number of years he was first cello in the Theodore Thomas Orchestra, and more recently in Anton Seidl's orchestra, where he was also associate conductor. In 1894 he was appointed bandmaster of the famous 22nd Regiment Band, succeeding P.S. Gilmore. He is the most popular of our present day composers, having written several very successful comic operas.
New Store CANDY
SODA MILLER CANDY
Helf-Yearly (sic) Sale of
Fox & Co.
Open Evenings Opp. Knickerbocker Hotel
WONDERS OF NATURE:
Broadway, Near 47th Street
Shoes & Evening Slippers
Colonials in dull and patent, with silver buckle Louis XV heel.
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85c Dine and Enjoy Broadway's Newest Show 85c
D'Hote Dinner in the City 85c
85c Wonderful and Novel Dancing Floor 85c
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11. ORGAN SOLO:
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PICTURES will present
The Kane Press
The Name of LASKY Means PERFECTION in PHOTOPLAY PRODUCTIONS
LASKY PRODUCTIONS exclusively on the PARAMOUNT PROGRAM
JESSE L. LASKY FEATURE PLAY CO
Jesse L. Lasky Pres. Arthur S. Friend Treasurer Cecil B. DeMille Director Gen.
STRAND will present next week
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