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Company
Name Combined Victorian Theatres Ltd.
Address
Suburb/Town Sale
State Victoria
Country Australia
Comments

"A public company formed to run picture thetares throughout the principal towns of Victoria. The shareholders included both Melbourne and country residents. The Board of Directors included Mr. John R. Brennan (Managing Director), Hon. E.J. White MLC of Hamilton and well-known movie world dicnitaries F.N. Johnson, A. Vassy, and a Mr. Talbot (circuit manager). Within six monthsof floating the company C.V. T. had theatres running in Bairnsdale, Lakes Entrance, Wangaratta, Benalla, Kyneton and theatre under construction in Hamilton." (Kennedy 2000)

References
Kennedy, G. 2000, 'Prince Regent Theatre - Sale' Cinema Record, no. 29
1927 'COUNTRY PICTURE THEATRES.', The Argus, 21 April, p. 13, viewed 11 November, 2011, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3850214

1926 'MONETARY AND MINING.', The Argus, 21 April, p. 18, viewed 11 November, 2011, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3746684 (notice of registry)