Memorial Hall, Paxtonville, Pennsylvania - April 5, 1924

Paxtonville Memorial Hall program

Memorial Hall
Program Beginning April 5, 1924

ALICE TERRY
in "THE PRISONER OF ZENDA"
Saturday, May 3


COMING
Attraction Extraordinary

Tues. & Wed. May 13-14 --
Admission Prices for this picture
Adults 50c. Children under 12 Yrs., 25c
D. W. Griffith's
Stupendous Production
"THE BIRTH OF A NATION"
Unequalled in dramatic power and strength -- portrayed by a remarkable cast, including
Lillian Gish, Henry B. Walthall, Wallace Reid, Mae Marsh,, Mary Alden, Miriam Cooper, Robert Harron

The most stupendous, dramatic and spectacular production which the screen has ever seen. 12 reels, five thousand scenes, eighteen thousand characters, three thousand horses, and the story based on the novel, "The Clansman" by Thomas Dixon, the most heart-touching and appealing ever filmed.

Pub. by Star Program Co. 201-203 W. 49th St. N.Y.
Phone Circle 6072    After 6 p.m., Wadsworth 3033


Paxtonville Memorial Hall program

 MEMORIAL HALL
Paxtonville, PA.

Program for Seven Weeks -- Ending May 17, 1924
Two Shows -- At 7:00 and 9:30 Sharp
Music by Boys' and Girls' Orchestra

PROGRAM

Saturday, April 5 --
JACKIE COOGAN
"The Kid," Himself, in a Mirth Special
"MY BOY"
The Kid's a Wiz!
He has a hundred new smiles for you; yes -- and a sob now and then. Here, he's an immigrant kid, dodging the cops and adopting a surly old sea captain as dad. And he looks after dad as a mother.
Comedy               International News

Saturday, April 12 --
"HEARTS AFLAME"
With an all star cast including
ANNA Q. NILSSON

The most thrilling, sensational picture of the year, in which a forest fire plays an important part. How a courageous girl saved the day through her bravery.
International News

Saturday, April 19 --
REGINALD DENNY
in Jack London's famous story
"THE ABYSMAL BRUTE"

"You're a common prize-fighter -- I hate you. I'll never marry you." On the night of his greatest victory, she denounced him. "I may be a prize-fighter, but I'm just as square and fine as any of your society lovers. You said you loved me, and you are going to marry me!" She was a high-minded society girl who knew no other phase of life. It's the story of the finest romance you've ever seen.
Comedy "Movie Fantasy"               International News

Saturday, April 26 -- First National presents
RICHARD BARTHELMESS
In a story of deep sea skippers and society sirens
"THE SEVENTH DAY"
International News

Saturday, May 3 --
"THE PRISONER OF ZENDA"
With a brilliant cast, includine
ALICE TERRY and LEWIS STONE

If love inspired love -- if the Princess Flavia could have loved the real King -- or Black Michael; or he, the gorgeous Antoinette de Mauban. But love does not inspire love, as is shown in the incomparable screen masterpiece.
International News

Saturday, May 10 --
"THE SHOCK"
A William Dudley Pelly story, featuring
Lon Chaney and Virginia Valli
The most unusual and spectacular melodrama of the year! The romance of a beautiful village girl and a cunning member of an underworld gang, in which the destiny of a whole city was strangely entwined.
Comedy               International News

Saturday, May 17 --
RICHARD BARTHELMESS
In George V. Hobart's stage play
"SONNY"

Can you imagine anything more poignant? A boy comes back to take his dead buddy's place in a blind mother's heart; a boy who has known to finer surroundings than a Hoboken Poolroom, thrown suddenly into the luxury of a wealthy home where he must live a lie.
Comedy               International News

Program Subject to Change at Discretion of Management

Paxtonville Memorial Hall was not a movie theater, but a multi-use building that showed films every Saturday night. Notice that nine years after it release, Griffith's classic but racist Birth of a Nation (1915) is screening for two week-nights at higher prices.  -- Bruce

Photos from THE BIRTH OF A NATION (1915)

Photo from THE PRISONER OF ZENDA (1922)


More Information on the Memorial Hall...

The Memorial Hall at CinemaTreasures.com


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