Tag Archives: Boxing Cats (1894)

Maskelyne and Cooke’s

Source: ‘Maskelyne and Cooke’s’, The Era, 18 April 1896, p. 16 Text: The Easter novelty at the “home of mystery” in Piccadilly is an exhibition of Mr R.W. Paul’s latest development of the results of continuous and instantaneous photography, whereby … Continue reading

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A Look into the Kinetoscope

Source: ‘A Look into the Kinetoscope’, The Salt Lake Herald, 3 September 1894, p. 1 Text: A LOOK INTO THE KINETOSCOPE [From the Boston Herald] I you have not looked into Edison’s kinetoscope delay not but plank down your nickels … Continue reading

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Diaries of Alexander Goodall

Source: Diaries of Alexander Goodall, State Library of Victoria, Australia Text: 1 July 1895, Monday Geelong. At Exhibition Theatre today. Edison’s marvellous invention. Five scenes on view. “The Indian War dance”, “The Boxing Cats”, “The Skirt dancer”, “Buffalo Bill”, and … Continue reading

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