Thursday, February 18, 2016

So Long Charlie -- February 18, 2016

Motography, 22-January-1916

Last month we saw a story saying that Triangle had signed Charlie Chaplin and his brother Sydney to a contract:

The following week, Motography published a correction. 

Motography, 19-February-1916

"Charlie Chaplin left for New York.  He has many offers with his 'big salaries' attached, to appear in various concerns, it is said.  So long Charlie." 

Motography, 19-February-1916
"Charlie Chaplin arrived in New York City on the evening of February 4."

Moving Picture World, 26-February-1916
"Charlie is surely bidding for real money." 

Moving Picture World, 12-February-1916
Meanwhile Essanay was advertising the forthcoming "Charlie Chaplin's Burlesque on Carmen." 

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