Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

Bijou - Ad - sound films

About this Image

Title Bijou - Ad - sound films
Date 6/13/1929
Item Type Newspaper (advertisement)
Publication Wilmington News Dispatch
Description Ad for "Ships of the Night," a silent film made in 1928 showing at the Bijou the week of 6-13-1929, shows that sound films did not immediately displace silent films. Still showing silents in Dec. 1929: "Man from Nevada" ad in Wilmington Star 12-6-1929
Associated Venues Bijou
Associated Persons
Associated Organizations
Repository Reaves Collection
Courtesy New Hanover Public Library