Wednesday, January 2, 2019

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Lisa Bradberry 
Filmmaking in Florida 1908 - 1933
Florida Bibliophile Society
Seminole Community Library
9200 113th St. North
Seminole Fl. 33772
Jan 13, 2019 1:30 pm.


FBS member Lisa Bradberry is a Tampa Bay native and a graduate of Eckerd College in St. Petersburg. She is a lifelong movie buff with a special interest in movies made in Florida during the silent film era and during the early talkies era. As a film scholar, Lisa has received research credits or acknowledgements in a number of books, and has been interviewed on television programs such as Pinellas Past, Inside Pinellas, and Florida Crossroads. Lisa’s presentation will cover the history of film companies that traveled from the northern and Midwest states to Florida to make silent films during the winter months. Her presentation covers actors such as Theda Bara, Rudolph Valentino, Oliver Hardy, and W. C. Fields, who starred in films in Florida early in their careers before becoming famous. Her presentation also covers the role Florida played in early talking feature films.


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RECENT ACQUISITIONS


The Port Folio Vol VIII edited by Joseph Dennie. Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1801

Hap Lee's Radio Joke Book: Famous Gags of Radio Stars by Hap Lee. Philadelphia: David McKay, c1935.

The Night Before Christmas: A Descriptive Bibliography of Clement Clarke Moore's Immortal Poem With Editions From 1823 through 2000 by Nancy H. Marshall.  New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2002.

Fighting the Flying Circus by Capt. Edward V. Rickenbacker. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1919. Inscribed: In appreciation of your confidence. Capt. Ed Rickenbacker.

Boswell's Clap and Other Essays: Medical Analyses of Literary Men's Afflictions by William B. Ober, M.D. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, c.1979.

Ode to Charles Dilly by James Boswell. s.l. Privately printed for Elkin Mathews, 1928.

Samuel Johnson and his World by Margaret Lane. New York: Harper and Row, 1975.

Paraphs by Hermann P├╝terschein (pen name of W. A. Dwiggins). New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1928. No. 1 of the Publications of the Society of Calligraphers.




















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