Volume I: Narrative History


Chapter 2 x.

Into the Film Industry


Investigating the Field

A Visit to New Rochelle

Background of the Industry

A Local Reporter Visits

Motion Picture Theatres


New Firms Enter the Field

Motion Picture Photography

The Trust

It Wasn't Easy

Thanhouser Begins

Additional Reminiscences

In Edwin Thanhouser's Own Words


Early Thanhouser Film Production

Actors and Actresses

Barry O'Neil Remembers

Advertising and News Releases

Victor Heerman's Recollections


Equipping the Film Factory

Growing Pains of the Independents

Edwin Thanhouser Interviewed



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