Inscribed plate originally attached to canteen, presented as a leaving gift to Arthur Dent on his departure for London. Inscription reads:
"Presented to Maurice Arthur Dent Esq. (Vice President) by members of the Cinema Club (Glasgow) and friends,…
Cutting from the Entertainer and Scottish Kinema Record, with photo, about dinner given in honour to Dent when leaving for London. JJ Bennell, Waddell, Winocour, and other figures of the Glasgow trade all present.
[letterhead: The Town Council of the Burgh of Kirkintilloch - Hall and Park and Garden Committee - Convener Bailie Gibson J.P.]
Municipal Pictures, Town Hall, December 25th 1917
Messrs. The Newcastle Film Supply
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