From: Patent Tactics, George Brock-Nannestad
I was a projectionist for a couple of years during my student days. Boy,
could I bore the whole list with reminiscences! However, hands-on experience
and training under a skilled person cannot be recommended too highly. You
electronics people who have to wait for an image to form, bah! We just pulled
the film down one image and flashed twice (Ernemann 1923).
Tom Fine wrote, to the point as usual:
At least back
> then there was a projectionist on duty and the theater chain at least
> employed a sound system tech
> to make sure thing were working from time to time.