|See also:||Clip Tape, Clip Theft, Clipping|
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Clip is used by fans in a number of ways.
a 1994 ad for a fan-service offering to find and send clippings to you in the mail
Some fans also collected and traded "clips" or "film clips." The zine The Clipper Trade Ship was a publication that catered to this interest. See the History of Film Clips for more about this practice.
a helpful tool for fans in 1976, printed in STAG #17 -- "...[clapperboard numbers] are useful if you collect clips -- sometimes several otherwise impossible-to-identify clips can be placed by one clapperboard... The important numbers for identification of clips are the last two."