ID Date Type Description Summary
1604 1930-12-01 Miscellaneous Hays asked Finegan for an overview of the medical films used by Eastman Teaching Films. Included here are two such overv...
2177 1930-12-16 Miscellaneous Problems with suggestive advertising; examples of bad advertising; Advertising Code; in one letter Wilstach suggests th...
1648 1930-12-24 Miscellaneous Various information regarding the the banning of All Quiet on the Western Front in Germany due to its "injury to German ...
2552 1931-03-13 Miscellaneous A memo with a file attached on the work of the National Committee for the Study of Social Values in Motion Pictures. Thi...
853 1931-05-01 Miscellaneous Despite previous assurances that King of Kings would be kept out of sensitive European markets, it has been causing race...
1638 1931-06-20 Miscellaneous Letter informing members of the relationship between the MPPDA and the William J. Burns International Detective Agency, ...
1763 1931-12-15 Miscellaneous Controversy raging in Colorado between two local exhibitors and MGM Distributing. Colorado Consolidated Theatres Corpora...
1766 1932-01-15 Miscellaneous MGM, with Neumade Projects, Inc., are working on a film mutilation machine. Included in the is file are blue prints for ...
787 1932-01-29 Miscellaneous File on Caddo production Cock o' the Air which includes and/or complements PCA records on it. Important as it is the fi...
1779 1932-09-21 Miscellaneous Outlines the resolution to take action, the formation of a committee to do so, and a copy of the Bill for federal regula...
851 1932-10-01 Miscellaneous The Italian protest against Scarface. Includes protests from Italian ambassador, organizations, press clippings, also l...
1929 1933-01-27 Miscellaneous Large file on the financial problems of Paramount Publix Enterprises. Clippings, filed bankruptcy papers, trustee report...
1831 1933-02-20 Miscellaneous General information regarding the double feature debate. MPPDA reiterating its position, simply that it can not take a p...
1948 1933-06-01 Miscellaneous Complete file of conflict between Twentieth Century and Warner Bros., resulting from Zanuck's resignation from Warner Br...
2001 1933-12-13 Miscellaneous Updating Hays on the Federal Archives Building Project -- includes some documents of interest to Hays, most of which can...
1087 1934-01-01 Miscellaneous A dispute concerning advertising stills for use in foreign countries. Fox complains that Breen's rejections make the ad...
1981 1934-01-01 Miscellaneous File on "September Morn" -- Paramount not purchasing rights because they can't use the title. Author and his lawyer, Be...
1984 1934-03-23 Miscellaneous Complete file following the death of John Dillinger. Large amount on Hays' stance against the making of a film about Dil...
1000 1934-04-01 Miscellaneous Expressing approval of Hays action over ban on Dillinger film.
1976 1934-07-01 Miscellaneous Various files on the American Society for the Protection of the Motion Picture Theatre. Includes memo on Grimshaw's hist...
2455 1934-10-12 Miscellaneous Information announcing the reorganization of Joyce-Myron Selznick, Ltd., Myron Selznick, Inc. and Frank Joyce, Ltd. into...
1133 1935-05-07 Miscellaneous Correspondence concerning re-issues, inc. a list of the eligibility of particular movies for reissue. After 5 September...
1138 1936-04-05 Miscellaneous Materials relating to the problems inherent in double-bills.
1139 1936-07-01 Miscellaneous Re encyclical approving of Legion of Decency. Alarm that the translation refers to the need for "control" rather than "...
1170 1937-01-25 Miscellaneous The Pennsylvania censor board has been asked by the state Liquor Control Board to eliminate all drinking in pictures, an...
1169 1937-05-08 Miscellaneous Documents relating to the Motion Picture Project of the Progressive Education Association, which involves using excerpts...
1155 1937-09-22 Miscellaneous Allied States reports minor legislative victories for the independent exhibitors. They are campaigning for a regulatory...
2312 1937-12-01 Miscellaneous Discussion of proposals for cooperative participation in foreign Film Boards of Trade.
1217 1937-12-21 Miscellaneous Comments arising from Harmon's memo re motion pictures concerning negroes and whites.
1208 1938-06-15 Miscellaneous General alarm about the increasing number of movies featuring crime, horror, and violence generally. Analysis of this t...
1189 1938-07-28 Miscellaneous Concern about Selznick's plan to make a movie of the Titanic disaster (directed by Hitchcock) because of the probable Br...
1187 1938-11-23 Miscellaneous Breen and Harmon want to add a new paragraph to the Regulations, specifically to enable them to deal with the increasing...
3025 1938-12-31 Miscellaneous Work of the Progressive Education Association -- licensing agreement, World's Fair films, press releases promoting the u...
1212 1939-04-22 Miscellaneous Time Magazine, in an article on Stagecoach, has referred to Wanger as a man who holds the Production Code in contempt. ...
1219 1939-06-20 Miscellaneous Documents re regular short-wave radio broadcasts to Europe and South America, in 4 languages. Subjects will include inf...
2986 1939-08-29 Miscellaneous File on the production of Land of Liberty -- the industry's contribution to the World's Fair -- production costs, the co...
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