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SMALL AND YOUTHFUL IS MIGNON ANDERSON
"DAREDEVIL OF THE MOVIES"
Because of the many risks she has
taken in films, Mignon Anderson-of
the Thanhouser film company has
been dubbed "the little daredevil of
One day just to show you what
she is expected to do the director
decided it would be interesting to
have Miss Anderson drive a ninety
horsepower machine in a race with
an express train.
She had never driven a car before,
but that didn't seem to her any rea
son why she shouldn't try.
After a few hours' instruction, she
tore down the roadway beside the
track with the express train following
as a bad second, while the cameras
clicked away merrily.
Mignon is small and youthful. But
you cannot scare her. And she always
Who says the Tesources of adver
tising are exhausted? A Belfast groc
er had eggs displayed for sale with
the legend: "Every one of these is
an Irish hen's honest day's work."
D'YE MEAN FATHOMS?
Kansas Farm 200 Acres Deep
Ad in Mercyville (la.) Banner,
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