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Seven districts created at the convention

Photo caption: Charlie Chaplin's first appearance as The Kid in the feature The Kid Races at Venice.

The delegates approved the creation of seven districts which were responsible for winning fair wages and working conditions in the theatres in their respective regions.  Often, these theatres were owned by the same manager or theatre chain.  Without the district council, it would have been difficult to confront these chains and win equitable wage increases for the local unions operating in the particular area.