1:An advertisement informing cinema patrons that admission prices were
changing, this was a glass slide which would have been projected onto the
2, 3, 4, 5, & 6: A series of road safety advertisements to be shown in the cinema for
Aireborough Road Safety Committee.
They include a warning "A bed at home is
worth a dozen in a hospital ward", a cyclists week "Safe Cycling Saves Sorrow",
a road safety quiz to be held in Yeadon Town Hall in October 1947 and a plea to
parents to set a good example to their children.
7: An advertisement on a glass slide to be shown in the cinema, it exhorts
patrons to save gas "Turn Down That Gas! Don't heat more water than is
necessary. Don't let a light glare around the pan!"
8: A slide to be projected onto the cinema screen advertising "Glenna"
hairdresser at 87 the High Street, Yeadon.
9: An advertisement for Sherman's football pool coupons shown in the cinema.
10: A glass slide designed by the Aireborough Road Safety Committee to be
projected onto the screen at Yeadon Picture House.
11: A glass slide designed to be projected onto the screen at Yeadon Picture
House, part of a promotion by Aireborough Road Safety Committee.
12: One of a set of slides produced by Aireborough Road Safety Committee, they
were shown on the screen of Yeadon Picture House.
13: 1947: A slide produced by Aireborough Road Safety Committee to be shown on screen
at Yeadon Picture House.
It advertises Road Safety Week with an exhibition to be
held in Yeadon Town Hall.
14: An advertisement on a glass slide shown at the Picture House (cinema).
is for "Aspro", an aspirin based analgesic medication which has been available
since before 1918 in various forms.
Here it is claimed to alleviate "nerviness,
sudden chills and sleeplessness"!
15: An advertisement for "Apro" aspirin tablets to be shown in the picture
16 to 22: Aspro advertisements on a glass slides to be at Yeadon Picture House.
23: A plea to car owners to park behind the Picture House, at that time the
High Street carried 2-way traffic so presumably a few cars parked outside the
cinema could have caused a problem.
24: Advertisement giving details of a Xmas Eve Matinee for children.
On a glass
slide to be projected onto the screen in the cinema - a simple device compared
to the sophisticated costly advertisements seen on cinema and television screens
25 & 26: Two advertisements for Vernon's football pools coupons to be shown in the