ID Date Type Description Summary
608 1929-08-23 Letter Milliken lets Depinet know the pains that the MPPDA has gone to protect Smiling Irish Eyes from "vituperative and unjust...
2107 1929-08-15 Letter Asking for support for the Technical Bureau of the AMPP, which has a tentative budget of $35,000 per year. Also raises ...
2158 1929-08-10 Letter Proposing that the MPPDA set up a "Sound Bureau" to deal with "sound grief," which mainly comes from exhibitors using bo...
609 1929-08-03 Letter John E. Otterson, President of ERPI, has complained to Hays about some scenes of by-play (specified) involving a telepho...
2162 1929-08-01 Letter Letter complaining that Universal has stolen her story "Three rainy Nights," and asking for Hays' help. Hess replies su...
638 1929-07-30 Letter Metzger details the complaints of the exhibitors against the arbitration system, the Standard Exhibition Contract, and t...
618 1929-07-27 Letter Responding to a complaint: We are in the midst of an extreme situation created by the sudden and (one might say) violent...
613 1929-07-25 Letter This is a request for free after-dinner movies for the King of Ethiopia, currently supplied by European companies. It w...
627 1929-07-22 Letter Herron clarifies the relationship of the MPPDA to deFeo and the International Educational Cinematograph Institute in Rom...
617 1929-07-17 Letter Club women "object to a mediocre plot, to vulgarity, and ask for that which meets their demands in good taste, morals, a...
1305 1929-07-11 Letter Canada censorship. Censorship problems in Canada over MGM's The Big City -- recalled in Montreal and Quebec after origin...
2114 1929-07-11 Letter Asking for assistance over difficulties with the Quebec censor board's treatment of The Trial of Mary Dugan
642 1929-07-10 Letter The MPPDA has been inundated with protests about The Godless Girl by administrators of corrective institutions (deMille ...
623 1929-06-20 Letter Report of the reception of English-language sound films in San Juan.
2129 1929-06-18 Letter Hamner passes on information from a British conference on the Welfare of Youth held in October 1928, containing favourab...
566 1929-06-14 Letter Hays explains the efforts of the MPPDA to accommodate the sensibilities of other countries. Note: also copy following r...
555 1929-06-06 Letter Hays emphasizes the extreme importance of eliminating salacious advertising, especially in the light of the Trade Practi...
659 1929-06-06 Letter The writer advises against adaptation of the play Mr. Gilhooley because of the probability that it would inspire hostili...
1543 1929-06-01 Letter Lists all the tax law changes and legal decisions in the state in which they have occurred.
1487 1929-05-17 Letter Beetson informing Hays of the Academy's second annual meeting and their awards of merit. Included is relevant material a...
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