Mutoscope

The Viewer by International Mutoscope Reel Co., Inc.

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[COIN-OP] Viewer

Mutoscope © 1926 International Mutoscope.


A moving-picture viewer.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

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THE CABINET : The Cabinet is made of lightweight steel designed to stand up under hard wear and much abuse. It is attractively finished in Aluminum and makes a grand flash.

DISPLAY FRAME : The metal display frame on top of the MUTOSCOPE, measuring 11x22, is attractively finished in bright snappy colors and adds flash to the entire place, as well as to machine itself.

THE STAND : The stand is of simple angle iron construction and can easily by removed from machine when the user desires to make a counter size machine out of the MUTOSCOPE. The stand is collapsible and can be shipped knockdown or assembled.

MOTOR : The only motive power necessary for the operation of the MUTOSCOPE is that supplied by the player when he turns the handle and makes the movies go. They like to grind their own movies.

LIGHTING : MUTOSCOPE can be arranged to work with 2 dry-cell batteries where the machine is to be used in a number of places or electric light is not available; or if operator so desires, machine is arranged to work with ordinary house current. Unless otherwise specified MUTOSCOPE is supplied complete with a 6-foot wire cord, a porcelain socket and an attachment plug which permits the MUTOSCOPE to be plugged in on any standard electric socket.

COIN : This machine can be arranged for use with coin of any denomination or size. When ordering please state what coin you wish your particular machine to work with, or send us sample coin.

COIN REGISTER : A coin registering meter is not regularly furnished with the machine but can be supplied at a small extra charge.

PARTS : All the parts are made in a fully equipped modern plant of best material obtainable and are interchangeable.

SIZE : This machine is 53 inches high, 18 inches square, weight about 70 lbs. Counter size without stand, 19 inches high, 9 inches wide, and 18 inches deep, weighs about 45 lbs.

TRIVIA

Here is a list of moving picture titles available under the reel set called 'SPICY' :
7001 - Artists and Models
7002 - Red Hot Mamma
7003 - In No Man's Land
7004 - Seeing is Believing
7005 - Radio Rounders
7006 - Too Many Kisses
7007 - Apache de Montmartre
7008 - Klassy Kickers
7009 - I'll Say She Can
7010 - Battling Babes
7015 - The Chorus Girl and the Manager
7016 - The Girls and the Burglar
7017 - The Follies Girls
7018 - He Got an Eyeful, but--
7019 - The Merry Widow
7020 - They Forgot to Lower the Curtain
7021 - Hot Tamale
7022 - When the Cat's Away
7023 - Jazz Baby
7024 - Gilda Gray Doing the Hula-Hula
7025 - Gilda Gray Doing Her Famous Shimmy
7028 - Hollywood Scandals
7032 - Her Morning Exercise
7038 - Arrested! Defying the Censors
7040 - Beauty Secrets
7043 - Helen Moeller's Back to Nature Girls
7045 - Hot Nights at Palm Beach
7051 - Cleo--The Harem Queen
7052 - Tired Business Man's Delight
7054 - Moonlight Nights
7056 - Ladies' Night
7060 - The Bride Retires
7065 - The Charleston (Earl Carroll vanities)
7066 - Between the Acts (Earl Carroll vanities)
7067 - Earl Carroll's Vanities Frolics
7068 - A Fast Stepper (Earl Carroll vanities)
7069 - Heels Over Head (Earl Carroll vanities)
7070 - A Bewitching Maid (Earl Carroll vanities)
7091 - Pride of Paris
7092 - The Model's Revenge
7093 - Bare Facts
7094 - Call of the White Lights
7095 - Room Mates
7096 - The Lure of the Serpent
7097 - Adam and Eve
7098 - The Captive
7099 - Her Hubby's Sweety
7100 - Flittinh Butterflies
7101 - The Rich Man's Plaything
7102 - The Chemise Girl
7103 - Puss In the Corner
7104 - Behind the Blind
7105 - Bare in Bear skin
7106 - Her Daily Dozen
7107 - Dance of Love
7108 - Her Spanish Lover
7109 - Society Scandal
7110 - The Gay Deceiver
7111 - The Adventuress
7112 - Helen of Hollywood
7113 - Sweet Sixteen
7114 - Forbidden Fruit
7115 - A Daddy's Darling
7116 - The Love Conjurer
7117 - The Firefly
7129 - Tea for Two
7130 - Lucky Dog
7131 - Silhouette
7132 - Reflections
7133 - The Finishing Touch
7134 - After the Bath
7135 - All Alone
7136 - Soaked to the Skin
7137 - When Lights are Low
7138 - Bedroom Secrets
7139 - In the Studio
7140 - The Sudden Surprise
7141 - The Call of Love
7142 - Unveiled
7143 - What Girls Do When Alone
7144 - Live Stock
7145 - An Ancient Trick
7147 - French Dressing
7148 - Why Men LEave Home
7149 - Sultan's Favorite
7150 - Through the Open Window
7158 - The Hawaiian Blues
7159 - Through the Keyhole
7160 - Studio Secrets
7161 - Her Hasty Breakfast
7163 - Artist's Reception
7165 - Bob-Haired Bandit
7166 - The Naked Truth
7167 - Youth
7168 - The Permanent Wave
7169 - The X-Ray Gown
7170 - Blind Man's Bluff
7171 - The Female Raffles
7172 - Bedroom Follies
7173 - Joy
7194 - The Queen of Sin
7197 - The Fair Collegian
7198 - Mending Her Trousseau
7199 - Saturday Night
7200 - That Schoolgirl Complexion
7201 - Slide, Nelly! Slide!!!
7202 - The Ole Swimmin' Hole
7251 - When Knighthood Took a Flop
7331 - Oh! Lady, Be Good!
7332 - Winged Beauty
7333 - Spring Chicken!
7334 - Warming Up!
7335 - The Broadway Melody
7336 - Hearts are Trumps
7337 - Miss 1950!
7338 - After Dark
7339 - Her Private Life
7340 - Romantic Ray
7341 - The Girl with the Punch!
7342 - Springtime!
7343 - A Modern Venus
7344 - Ladies' Night in a Turkish Bath
7345 - Her Morning Ablutions
7346 - Maytime
7347 - The Sweetheart's Revenge
7348 - Masquerade
7349 - The Spirit of Whoopee!
7350 - The Morning After the Night Before
7351 - The Artist's Dream
7352 - Lady Godiva
7353 - A Pair of Queens
7354 - Tropical Fashions
7355 - The Skin You Love to Touch
7356 - Full House!
7357 - Oriental Fantasy
7358 - La Boheme
7359 - The Interior Decorator
7360 - The Restless Sex!
7361 - Cherry Clossom
7362 - Silk Stocking Brigade
7363 - In the Star's Dressing Room
7364 - A Midnight Maid
7445 - Behind the Scenes!
7499 - The Virgin of Bagdad!
7503 - Hawaii is Famous for--The Hula Hula
7507 - The Life of a Chorus Girl!
7513 - Oriental ight Club!
7517 - The Rajah's Dancer!
7545 - Scene at the Beach!
7570 - A Ripping Good Time!
7571 - A Back-Stage Riot!
7573 - A Main Street Peach!
7574 - A Pretty Catch!
7575 - The Garden of Allah!
7576 - Subway Follies (New York)
7578 - Chop-Suey!
7579 - A Rope of Pearls!
7580 - What the Book-Agent Saw!
7581 - Under Cover!
7583 - Eve's Leaves!
7584 - Kiss Me Again!
7585 - Queen High!
7586 - The Home Wrecker!
7588 - Red Magic!
7589 - Give Me That Veil!
7590 - Ice-Man's Delight!
7591 - A Ticklish Affair!
7593 - His Dream Girl
7594 - The Dumb-Belles!
7595 - South Sea Jazz!
7596 - Broadway babies!
7597 - Bashful Beauty!
7598 - In Dreamland!
7599 - Mexican Fandango!
7600 - Her Sparring Partner!
7601 - Television!
7602 - Mistaken Identity
7603 - Fighting Rivals!
7604 - Orientale!
7605 - Invitation to the Dance!
7606 - The Love Doctor!
7607 - The Dancing Model!
7608 - Wiggling Wonders
7609 - Plaster of Paris
7610 - Evidence for Divorce!
7611 - Indoor Football!
7612 - Winner Takes All!
7613 - Pretty Spirits!
7614 - Burlesque Queens!
7615 - Strictly Dishonorable!
7616 - The Hypnotist!
7617 - The Uninvited Guest!
7618 - Flame of Youth!
7619 - Scrappily Married!
7620 - Freddie Fixit!
7621 - Milady's Boudoir!
7622 - A ROunder's Illusion!
7623 - The Sleepwalker!
7624 - The Old, Old, Game!
7625 - Fashion Parade!
7626 - Naughty! Naughty!
7627 - Vanishing Violet!
7628 - Loose Ankles!
7629 - My Mistake!
7630 - Three's a Crowd!
7631 - The Disappearing Sweetheart
7632 - A Midsummer's Nightmare
7633 - Our Daring Daughters!
7634 - The Magic Parasol
7635 - PLeasure Crazed!
7661 - Heart of a Rose
7662 - Babes in the Woods
7663 - Water Lily
7664 - The Smoker's Dream
7665 - Sheer Beauty
7666 - Krazy Kat Follies
7667 - By the French Windows
7668 - L'Argentine
7669 - Parasol Polly
7670 - The Native Hula Hula
7671 - Nothing to Wear
7672 - Sparkling Castanets
7673 - The Sound of the Tom Tom
7674 - Cellophane Wrapped
7675 - The Snake Charmer
7676 - She Gets Her Man
7677 - Scintillating Sonia
7678 - The World's Sweetheart
7679 - The Magic vase
7680 - What Every Girl Should Know
7681 - French Fried
7682 - Tropical ights
7683 - Hotel Room Folies
7684 - The Surprise Package
7685 - The Bolero Dance
7686 - A Snappy Rhumba
7687 - The Crystal Gazer
7688 - The Doctor's Office
7689 - In The Cherry Orchard
7690 - Spring
7691 - Fisherman's Luck
7692 - Hot-Cha!
7693 - Pullman Up-To-Date
7694 - The Jungle Queen
7695 - Balloon Dance
7696 - Apple Blossom Time
7697 - Charming Serenader
7698 - In The Flower Garden
7699 - A Shocked Beauty
7700 - The Spider
7701 - Beside An Open Fireplace
7702 - Caught in the Net
7703 - Temptation
7704 - The Parisiab Waitress
7705 - Blonde Crazy
7706 - Birth of a Pearl
7707 - The Dresden Doll
7708 - On The Spot
7709 - His Elusive Partner
7710 - The Fast Blonde
7711 - Beauty on Parade
7712 - The Gay Senorita
7718 - Girls of Spain
7719 - Chamber of Love
7720 - French Swina
7721 - A Kiss for a Dance
7732 - Woodland Art Studies
7733 - Nature's Beauties
7734 - Beauty Galore
7767 - Her Rude Awakening
7768 - Trouble in the Tub
7769 - Artist's Pipe Dream
7770 - Dress Rehearsal
7794 - The Garden of Joy
7795 - Denizens of Fairyland
7796 - September Morn Up To Date
7797 - Caught Without Costume
7798 - Nude in a Barrel
7799 - Native Hawaiian Hula Dance
7800 - A Dip in the Raw
7814 - Transforming Beauties

SERIES

1. Mutoscope (1899)
2. Mutoscope [Clam Shell] (1900)
3. Mutoscope (1926)
4. Selecto (193?)
5. Mutoscope [Deluxe Console Light Up] (195?)

SOURCES
Machine's picture.
Automatic Pleasures - The History of the Coin Machine - Nic Costa - 1988 - Page 196

Page last modified on September 25, 2008