A Copyright War In 1917


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There is missing material in the original. I did my best to at least align the two pieces.

This was a very famous and well-known case back then that is now not even acknowledged in the Louis Raemaekers Wikipedia entry.

This kind of thing happened all the time back then.

The practice was even immortalized in an exchange in Success: A Novel, published in 1921, thusly:

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One response to “A Copyright War In 1917

  1. Nice find. That’s a gem!

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