Record #252

Date:
07/03/1925
Record Type:
Letter
From/By:
Alexander Forward, American Gas Association
To:
Mr Will H. Hays, President, MPPDA
Reel:
Reel 2
Frame Start:
2-1026
Frame End:
2-1027
Legacy ID:
252
Legacy Year:
1925
Legacy Index:
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This is an objection to the portrayal of suicides by inhalation of gas, since the Gas Association is trying to discourage this practice. Hays circulates the letter to MPPDA members.

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X25-07 Letter from American Gas Company protesting over suicides by gas in movies -- and the slogan at the bottom of their letter says, "If it's done with heat, you can do it better with gas."

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