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cent Order of Auburn Elegants is
organized in Chicago if it ever is.
Something like that is going to be
done, for owners of luminous thatch
es, all over the country, are rallying
'round the standard of tonsorial tor
ridity and sending word to a wait
ing nation that "red-heads" are the
salt of the earth."
Clubs of red-heads are being form
ed in every intellectual center.
Sorrel-top soirees, rust-lock ram
bunctions, are planned exclusively for
L, "-L.-r l!
Mrs. Leslie Carter,
the devotees of the hirsute borealis
gatherings that will glimmer like acH
Italian sunset, or a ripe tomato in a
pan of cream.
And down the pinkish panorama
of the ages they'll point with pride to
the high-lights of history kindled by
sparks of blazing genius from domes
that were done in red.
junus caesar was a red-head,
they'll remind the mere humans, and
I so was Cleopatra, the sorceress ofcthe
Nile. And George Washington uiyler
neath his wig bore a mop of auburn
Victor Murdock, Louis Hill, Hugh
ie Jennings and Frank Moran are in
delibly emblazoned in the somewhat
related fields of politics, baseball and
Senators Shafroth of Colorado and
Newlands of Nevada are ginger
breads; so is Secretary of Commerce
Redfield (what there is left of it)
And Sarah Bernhardt and Mrs. Les
lie Carter share the honors of the
stage with these rising young cinna
mons, Billie Burke and Cora Potter.
Then there's Bishop W. A. Quale
of the Methodist Episcopal church,
who started all this discussion of-red-heads
by the assertion before the red
heads of Hamline University, St. Paul,
"All pictures depict angels with red
hair. The world of men is divided
into two parts red-heads and bald
heads. No other classes of heads get
Tom Ince is rapidly rebuilding his
Santa Monica plant that was recent
ly destroyed by fire.
W. S. Hart will soon be seen to good
advantage in a Triangle photoplay
of the Canadian Northwest '""
Lasky's "Madame La Prisedente" is
quite a fashion show with Anna
Held's wonderful display of gorgeous
Southern California will continue
to be the center of the motion pic
ture producing industry, according to
Jesse L. Lasky, president of the Lasky
Feature Play Co. He believes the
west has better advantages for pic
While making the eleventh episode
for Universal serial, "Graft" Jack
Abbott had a narrow escape from
death. As he made a fall through a
trap door in the floor he struck his
chin and was knocked insensible, fall
ing into a cage qf lions underneath.