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MINISTER CLAIMS MOVIES ARE
- IMMORAL; STARTS CRUSADE
going to make conditions such that;
a woman s virtue need not be the'
price she must -pay for fame on the'
Dc. Charles C. Selecman.
Los Angeles, Cal. Every once in a
while this matter of morals bobs up
in the movies. It's up again. Dr.
Chas. C. Selecman, pastor of Trinity
M. B. church of this city, has launch
ed a crusade charging vice in motion
picture studios hereabouts and has
presented a mass of letters to the
district attorney's office in the hope
of starting an investigation.
"I am not attacking the motion pic
ture industry," the minister said, "I
merely maintain that some studios
Backing Dr. Selecman in his
charges is an organization of 25 min
isters and practically all of the wom
en's clubs of Los Angeles.
The public assertion of the preach
er regarding the practices of motion
picture officials and the price de
manded of young women for fame in
the film world precipitated an ava
lanche of inquiries.
"It is going to be a fight to the
finish," said Dr. Seleman. "We are 1
BITS OF NEWS
"" A. N." Waterman, former appellate
court judge whom the probate court
held to be of "distracted mind,"
when his friends- complained Carle-?
ton Hudson was -getting, control of.
property,,is baqk" in city, Mt.bannot;V
get into own home withput Spaying,
because ot papers held by Hudson.
Free course of agrfcujture,' Wen- .
dell-Phillips niglit school 39h and
Prairie. Classes 7:30 to 9:30ip. m
Tuesdays and Thursdays, Must have
eight more pupils enrolled' Jari: 11 .to .
CAPITAL BEAUTY WHO HAS JUST
MADE BOW TO SOCIETY"
MI55 CfcfcSteLOTTE: CAPERS
Thedaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John
G. Capers. She is. one of the beauties
of the younger set who has just made
her debut in society.