Record #455

Date:
24/01/1929
Record Type:
Miscellaneous
Reel:
Reel 5
Frame Start:
5-0297
Frame End:
5-0308
Legacy ID:
455
Legacy Year:
1929
Legacy Index:
Free shows

Universal, Metro-Goldwyn, MGM Bray and Paramount are sending shipments of films to selected leper colonies -- in this case, to Makogai, Fiji. A letter from the MPPDA asking for studio participation comments, "From no philanthropic undertaking of the Association has there come so much fine publicity. Mr. Hays feels that it would be decidedly worth while to comply with the appeal." Press release is included.

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