Film, Video Mr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney He buys a jitney / Mr. Nobody Holme in He buys a jitney / Mr. Nobody Holme buys a jitney / Mister Nobody Holme, he buys a jitney

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Title
Mr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney
Other Title
He buys a jitney
Mr. Nobody Holme in He buys a jitney
Mr. Nobody Holme buys a jitney
Mister Nobody Holme, he buys a jitney
Summary
An animated cartoon about Mr. Nobody Holme, who warms up his sluggish automobile with the assistance of a stick of dynamite.
Contributor Names
Searl, Leon A., 1882-1919, animation.
Powers, Tom E., writing.
International Film Service.
Ernst (Louise) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : [International Film Service, 1916].
Subject Headings
-  Men--United States--Drama
-  Dynamite--Drama
-  Automobiles--Performance--United States--Drama
-  Automobiles--United States--Maintenance and repair--Drama
-  Automobile ownership--United States--Drama
-  Automobile drivers--United States--Drama
Genre
Comedy films
Animated films
Short films
Fiction films
Notes
-  MP517 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: International Film Service, Inc.; 1Feb16; MP517.
-  Story, Tom E. Powers.
-  Duration: 1:21 at 22 fps.
-  Summary from M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
-  Based on Tom Powers' newspaper comics.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS shelflist.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. master pos pic.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 0573 (viewing print)
FRA 4788 (dupe neg pic)
FLA 0415 (master pos pic)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/animp.4076
Library of Congress Control Number
00694018
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694018
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Searl, Leon A., Animation, Tom E Powers, International Film Service, and Ernst. Mr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney. [United States: International Film Service, 1916] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694018/. (Accessed January 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Searl, L. A., Powers, T. E., International Film Service & Ernst. (1916) Mr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney. [United States: International Film Service] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694018/.

MLA citation style:

Searl, Leon A., Animation, et al. Mr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney. [United States: International Film Service, 1916] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694018/>.