London, South Kensington
11 March 1993
A filoscope (lacks metal cover) with printed kinetic photographic subject titled The Soldier's Embrace with title sheet, information sheet, sheet describing the subject and picture sheets numbered 2-174.
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Barnes. (1976), Op. Cit., p. 105, 107, 108-110, 208.
This filoscope subject was taken from the R. W. Paul film The Soldier's Courtship of April/May 1896.
The filoscope descriptive page records that the film was enacted on the roof of the Alhambra Theatre, London, for exhibition in the Cinematographe [sic]. The principal actors were Fred Story and Julie Searle from the Alhambra Ballets.
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