Etiquette – Vintage screen messages used in the movie theaters in 1910

2015-01-23 // unusual popular

If today you are asked to turn off your mobile phone in theaters, the cinemas from the 1910s also used these informational messages to explain to the audience how to behave during the screening of a silent film… A nice set of vintage pictures created in 1912 by John D. Scott and Edward Van Altena, and published today by The Library of Congress.

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Images © The Library of Congress

 

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