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Old Movie Revival - projectionist

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Title Old Movie Revival - projectionist
Date 5/4/1924
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication Wilmington Star
Description Article announces that M.W. McIntyre will "push the button" to start the screening of "The Great Train Robbery," as part of the Bijou's Old Revival Week. Says McIntyre operated projector when James Howard showed the film at 2nd and Market in 1904 and thus was the "first man to show this picture in Wilmington"
Notes
Associated Venues Bijou
Associated Persons Howard, James Fox
McIntyre, M.W.
Associated Organizations
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library