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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, May 12, 1916, NOON EDITION, Image 13',
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NOT ALL HATE LOVE PIRATE OF THE SCREEN
THEDA BARA SAYS GIRLS PRAISE HER
Theda Bara at Her. Mirrors.
BY THEDA BARA v '
' Not all persons hate the screen
Theda Bara, linked by both fate and
intent with the character of a screen
vampire. ' .
Accustomed as I am to .receiving
bitter communications from persons
who misunderstand in part or in en
tirety the purpose of the vampire in
the pictures, I am also accustomed,
to receiving perhaps tke-mofeV re-.
markable letters ever written to a
woman m all the world's history.
For example,- in this morning's
mail came this letter from a girl in,
Greenville, S. G: .
. "Dear Theda- Bara As much as
other Wme.R hate you, just so much
do I love you almost worship you.
Perhaps, before people- have told you
that they loved you. but never before
I am sure have. you been told