Gray Bordered Postcard Sized 1925 Film Stars (Fireman's Auditorium, Hersker, Orpheum, and Strand Theatres)

Issuing Company:
Country of Issue: USA
Year of Issue: 1925
Color/B&W: B&W
Number of Cards in Set:
Card Size: 3 1/4" x 5 5/16"
Issued as insert with what product: A new card given out each week to patrons of the theatre.

Notes: Checklist probably incomplete. The card backs contain a list of movies that will be shown in the upcoming week. Day-Month dates are listed for the movies, with a year of 1925 listed.

Theatres issuing these cards include the following:

Auditorium-Manheim - Manheim, PA
Firemens Auditorium
Hamilton Theatre - Lancaster, PA
Lincoln Way Theatre
Lyric Theatre - Hamburg, PA
Orpheum Theatre
Park Theatre - Lehighton, PA
Strand Theatre

There were probably other theatres that issued these cards as well.

For the Strand backs, there was a space at the bottom of the backs for advertising, and at least two different advertisers are listed on these cards. Advertisers include Mark E. Trone Jeweler, Murphy's Cut Rate Store, and Newcomer's Cigar Store.

Renee Adoree
Richard Barthelmess
Eleanor Boardman
Mae Busch
Ruth Clifford
Betty Compson
Marion Davies
Prisilla Dean
Miss Du Pont
Douglas Fairbanks
Ann Forrest
Elaine Hammerstein
Hope Hampton
Kenneth Harlan
Corinne Griffith
Lila Lee
Colleen Moore
Edna Murphy
Carmel Myers
Anna Q. Nilsson
Mary Pickford
Aileen Pringle
Gloria Swanson
Blanche Sweet
Alice Terry
Claire Windsor

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