name='Rob Compton']The bible for this sort of question is the authoritative "British Film Studios" by Patricia Warren - thoroughly recommended. There are a few pages about Bushey with some fascinating detail, for example: Sir Hubert von Herkomer (mentioned above) seems to have been extremely naive in his business dealings. Apparently two American con-men approached him and were given dinner and a private showing of his new film "The Old Wood Carver", expressed their admiration for it and said they were going to take it straight back to the US and sell it - they were given the negatives and a suit
on the Lusitania back across the Atlantic. Naturally, they were never heard of again....