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random bits from the past via Seattle newspapers
( #1949 #film #the great gatsby #ad #40s #seattle )
August 30th, 1949

August 30th, 1949

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( #1928 #film #seattle #metropolis #fritz lang #ad #20s )
January 4th, 1928

January 4th, 1928

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( #1933 #nudity #film #seattle #nudism #30s )
July 21st, 1933

July 21st, 1933

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( #1980 #roger ebert #woody allen #mel brooks #film #tv #80s )
May 1st, 1980

May 1st, 1980

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( #pornography #porn #film #drive-in #sayreville #1973 #70s )
November 4th, 1973

November 4th, 1973

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( #1978 #vhs #piracy #bootlegs #crime #film #70s )
April 11th, 1978

April 11th, 1978

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( #deep throat #ad #seattle #pornography #porn #1974 #70s #film )
August 30th, 1974

August 30th, 1974

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( #letter #film #noise #seattle #music #1930 #30s #theaters )
April 4th, 1930

April 4th, 1930

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( #1963 #lynnwood #theaters #film #ad #60s )
April 18th, 1963

April 18th, 1963

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( #1938 #film #melton barker #children #arkansas #30s )
Melton Barker spent decades going from town to town basically making the same film over and over and charging parents to cast their kids in the films.  Nice scam.  Read more about him and his project in this NYT piece or watch some of versions that have survived. 
June 12th, 1938

Melton Barker spent decades going from town to town basically making the same film over and over and charging parents to cast their kids in the films.  Nice scam.  Read more about him and his project in this NYT piece or watch some of versions that have survived

June 12th, 1938

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( #1971 #night of the living dead #zombies #seattle #film #70s #theaters )
December 12th, 1971

December 12th, 1971

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( #1912 #film #racism #ad #black #theaters #10s )
November 22nd, 1912

November 22nd, 1912

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( #3D #film #letter #cinemascope #robot monster #1953 #50s )
December 21st, 1953

December 21st, 1953

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( #1967 #Reagan #film #ad #tv #60s )
September 30th, 1967

September 30th, 1967

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( #1953 #the big heat #film #seattle #film noir #50s )
November 18th, 1953

November 18th, 1953

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