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May312007

The Air-Ship or One Hundred Years Hence (1908)

It saddens me greatly to read about films that are forever lost to deterioration. The 1984 book Yesterday's Tomorrows by Joseph J. Corn and Brian Horrigan mentions a film that was released in 1908 under the title The Air-Ship or One Hundred Years Hence. The ad below advertised the film, giving it second billing to The Great One Hand Pianist. This ad for the Electric Theatre appeared in the May 19, 1908 La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, Wisconsin).


Anyone with more information about this film is encouraged to fill us in. For now, let us raise our glasses to this paleo-future wonder, currently playing at The Great Showhouse in the Sky.

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There is a reference to the film in this book, "The Jew in American Cinema" by Patricia Erens. See here on page 32: http://books.google.com/books?id=-v2Di_5ShGMC&pg=PA32&lpg=PA32&dq=%22the+airship+or+one+hundred+years+hence%22&source=web&ots=SFoBeo1ypz&sig=b32yZX6HtiDKMzRkoiJajI1KEAo

July 11, 2007 | Unregistered CommenterSloop John B

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