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Smell-O-Vision: a doomed romance - Museum
In 1906, a small family-owned theatre in Forest City, Pennsylvania screened a newsreel about a football game staged at the Pasadena Rose Bowl. Cinema was still new—its jolting, unnaturally sped up figures were strangers to those who sat in the audience. Despite the lingering fingerprints of the unknown, they were excited by the tentative flirtation …