I borrowed an old pictorial book on Silent movies and found this gem of a poster from 1910. It’s the back in the day equivalent of those adverts warning people to switch off their mobile phones. Ladies in outlandish hats were apparently the biggest menace facing audiences in the early days of cinema.

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