Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 136,330 pages of information and 219,109 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1930 Oscar Deutsch was chairman of Odeon Theatres.
1937 Odeon Theatres Limited became a public company
1947 the new name J. Arthur Rank Organisation was used to describe the organisation which included Odeon Theatres Ltd, Gaumont British Picture Corporation and many subsidiary and associated companies