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he'd last one the year. Mr. Pender
by, take me to your camp, and hurry!
Hurry, and don't let any of those
shells hit me before I see the color
of it" -- -.
Safe in the camp of the legionar
ies, Kats recovered all his animation.
"Air. Penderby," he implored, "you
didn't tell me how you knew it was
me behind the hay. By my bayonet,
"Oh, yes," said Jimmy. "I suppose
a man gets the tricks of his trade,
Katz. You see, a bayonet isn't for
using like a ham-slicing machine."
(Copyright by W. G. Chapman.)
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GOVERNORS' WIVES TO ATTEND
CONFERENCE IN BOSTON
Bk 41 i
3ER, O. O. COXITIS
Governors' wives, as well as gov
ernors, will attend the governors'
conference to be held Aug. 24 to 27
in Boston, and one of the prominent
guests will be Mrs. Oakley C. Curtis,
wife of the governor of Maine, shown
here in her latest photograph.
WHAT IS "VAMPJRE" AbLURE?
THEDA BARA'S FILM ANSWER
$ - ML
One of the most fascinating and ex
traordinary stars produced by the
moving picture art is Theda Bara,
"the vampire woman," who has
achieved fame almost over night
She created her first sensation on
the legitimate stage in the Theater
Antoine, Paris, where her sinuous
beauty won instant recognition.
She was induced to come to this
country by the Fox Film Corp., and
in "A Fool There Was," "The Clemen
ceau Case" and "The Kreutzer So
nata" has done notable work. Artists
rave over her beautifully wicked eyes,
whose smoldering, baleful light has
been perpetuated by the famous por
trait painter, Roland Montaigne St
Cyr in his wonderful painting which
has proved the .art thrill of the day in
New York, where it is now on exhibi
tion. In "Th'e Devil's Daughter" it is said
Theda Bara does- the greatest work
of her career, and in addition wears
some effectively weird sownu,-
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