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fcertain portion of the history of a
person's life, and a person never lives
k. single minute of life twice.
Therefore, when an actress, "in a
fcartfaces an amazing revelation of
tome sort she has got to act the way
he person in that part would act
And she has got to get that fact
.cross the footlights. She has got
xo flash the receipt of the news on
her face; she has got to unfold in
her expression the more or less slow
play of reaction that takes place in
the character's mind, and finally
bring out the final word or deed into
which this is crystallized. She doesn't
merely "spout dialogue," delivering
her speeches like some clever, stilted
But before she can speak "in char
acter" she has certainly got to know
her character from the ground -floor
up. She has got to know everything
about her, she has got to have lived
vicariously in that character, staying
with her from the cradle to the
grave. How shall she do this? To
morrow I will tell you who are inter
ested how I try to "become" my
characters until I know them well
enough to "be" them.
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THE MUFF BAG
Handy Knitting Bag
By Biddy Bye
An attractive Christmas novelty is
the muff bag, designed especially for
knitting, crocheting, darning or car
pet rag work.
To make-. it, shir a piece' of cre
tonne 18 inches wide and' 27 inches
long on two 12-inch oval hoops.
Round hoops, may be used if pre
ferred. The bag top and draw string of
the illustration are quite unneces
sary. If silk is used for the bag, it
should be lined to make it durable. A
"handsome muff bag may be made of
blue velour covered with very coarse
Jealousy usually indicates failure
in love. To some people the bad
parts of the books are the good parts,