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The Hayseeds' Back-blocks Show

The Hayseeds' Back-blocks Show (Beaumont Smith, 1917) Beaumont Smith's Productions, wr. Beaumont Smith, dp AO Segerberg; Tal Ordell, Fred MacDonald, Harry McDonna; comedy; 4000ft

This Brisbane item in the Hayseeds series was released at the Lyric and Grand Theatres, Sydney, on 5 November 1917, while Smith was shooting the next episode in Melbourne. Theatre, 1 January 1918, found it 'good wholesome fun - all of it!' and it was another strong commercial success. Pike & Cooper: 73.

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