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L. B. Metzger
- L. B. Metzger
- Sales Manager, Universal Pictures Corporation
Sales Manager, Universal Pictures Corporation, 1926-28, and general manager, Universal, 1928-30. Entered motion picture industry in 1912, working in an exchange, then in sales, where he rose through the ranks of Universal to become General Manager. In 1930 he moved to Europe as special foreign representative of Columbia, and then became Columbia's sales manager in 1931, resigning in 1932. Early in 1934 he became the United States sales agent for British International Pictures Corporation. He also owned several theatres in California.