Record #210

Date:
26/11/1924
Record Type:
Correspondence
Reel:
Reel 1
Frame Start:
1-2424
Frame End:
1-2447
Legacy ID:
210
Legacy Year:
1924
Legacy Index:
National Motion Picture Conference

Rev. Charles Scanlon is director of the Department of Moral Welfare, Board of Christian Education, Presbyterian Church. He organizes an annual Motion Picture Conference which urges federal control of motion pictures, and keeps pestering Hays to attend (he doesn't). Attached is The Civic Forum of November, 1923, outlining the harm that motion pictures are doing to "the morals of the children of the world." -- this is also at 02-0948 -- 02-0952

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Children (43), Federal regulation (7), Motion pictures and religion (21) Show all keywords…

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