Record #277

Date:
16/01/1926
Record Type:
Draft of letter
From/By:
Col. Jason S. Joy
Reel:
Reel 2
Frame Start:
2-1962
Legacy ID:
277
Legacy Year:
1926
Legacy Index:
Influence of screen

Joy quotes the professional opinions of Dr George W. Kirchwey and Dr Sanger Brown that movies do not cause crime; on the contrary, "those of the higher type furnish a healthy outlet for a natural craving for adventure and excitement which otherwise might have bad results."

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Children (43), Crime (24), Influence of the screen (12), Juvenile delinquency (9) Show all keywords…

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