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4 Week-End Edition, August 29-30, 1914
EL PASO HEBALD
Five Film Beauties and a Couple of Film Men
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The Charming Inlrenal Beauty.
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THE HEROINE OF THE
RECENT 'LTJCILE LOVE'
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GRACE (l MID.
Above Is a new picture of Grace
Cunard, who has returned from her
holiday in the east. During her travels
she appeared at several theaters where
"Lucille Love" was being exhibited.
She received a tremendous reception,
for the public was anxious to see the
actress who save such a sterling per-
foimance as Lucille, the girl of ms
terv This famous serial is still ap
! pearing all over the countr and al
though she was Hell Known before
i there are very few photofans who do
) not know and admire the daring and
clever creator 01 me pari o leucine
not. She is appearing at present in
some photoplas of her own writing.
THE Universal was the first com
pany to make a bow with an
European war picture. It is be
ing seen at Hammersteln's In New
York, and bears the finger prints of
having been thrown together for the
occasion. The subtitles are distress
ing and the piotjre, which Is entitled
The Call to Arms," ought to be called
in before it does any damage, accord
ing to H. H. Van .Loan, a picture critic.
One of the best pictures sees for
some time Is the nev Pathe, which
has just been released through the
Eclectic companj entitled "All love
Excelling. ' with Gertrude Cameron in
the leading role of Lady Edward
William D Talor. who Is taking
leads and directing at the Balboa corn
pan, is the actor who made such a
sensation in the title part of "Captain
Alvarez," the Vitagraph film which
created a record on Broadway, New
York. William Taylor has a long rec
ord of achievements on the legitimate
stage and is one of the finest romantio
actors in the business. His productions
at the Balboa are creating considerable
Anna Little, who gave such a re
markable performance in the female
lead In "Damon and Pythias," under
tht direction of Otis Turner, haB made
an enviable record during her picture
exp. rience. first with the Kay Bee and
th.n with the Universal. Otis Turner
is much interested in her and predicts
a very brilliant future for her, and he
is one of the best judges in the busi
ness. Edna Maison. the charming brunette
beaut, who heads her own company
under the direction of Lloyd Ingra
ham at the Universal studios at Holly
wood, is appearing in a series of com-
New Playhouse in New York
to Seat Only 299 People;
Great Movie House.
NEW YORK. Aug. 2 Drama of
the intimate sort receives an ad
di ion next November in the
Punch and Judy theater, a new tiny
playhouse, which Charles H. Hopkins
will build on a lot 41 by 100 feet In
Fort -ninth street, jnst east of Broad
Tra . it will seat 23
There is onlv tine theater like it in
New York and that is Winthrope Ames's
sue essful little theater, in West Forty
Mr Hopkins will not build the new
ti i theater, but he will manage it and
appear with his wife (Violet Vivian)
in leading parts.
Me plav ed in the support of Ben Greet
and John Drew and also appeared a few
months ago at the Fine Arts theatre.
Chicago, in "What Is a Million!" of
which he was the author
Lionel Belmore, who was for many
yers Henry Irving's stage manager
and later was with William Faversham.
will be stage manager here.
This is a bad year on account of the
Armageddon, and Mr. Hopkins has my
support and admiration in his new ven
ture. Speaking of the war reminds me that
few persons in the United States have
watched the government efforts to res
cue Americans stranded in Europe with
more interest than managers of players,
opera stars and musicians. Items of
news regarding those caught by the
L mailed fist are scarce and eagerly read.
jrincj- jtacmuieii, Ltic Amenotu
violinist, detained tn Germany because
of the war, has been located in Dres
den. He has just received funds, a
friend of his told me. which were for
warded to him by the United States trea
ury department. Secretary of state Bry
an who is a personal friend of Mr Mac
millenahd admires his playing inter
ceded for him.
So Macmillien will not suffer the fate
of many of his confreres, who are
likely to be detained until the war is
over It was learned today through
the American consul in Dresden that
he Is free to leave Germany and has
been furnished with a special passport
Poisons the Man She Loves
which insures his safe conduct through
Germanj and over the frontier He
will go to Ital, where he will be the
guest of the duke and duchess Lante
dclla Rovere at their ancient villa near
Rome and will sail for America in am
ple time to fulfill his engagements here.
Margaret Mayo's frisky comedy. ,hich all men like in women
dlences which are big for this time of
the year, at the redecorated and attrac
tive Fulton theater
However, I suspect there will be
some austere persons held away by the
title Let me reassure them. There
Is nothing to shock the most prudish,
Perhaps the title isn't the most felici
tous thing about the piece. It comes
from signora Monti's idea that sleeping
in beds of their own, makes husbands
so independent it is impossible to do
anything with them.
The title farce shows the affairs of
two married couples who happen to
come into possession of twin beds and
live to regret them. The action takes
place in a West Side apartment house.
After a postponement of a week,
"The Dancing Duchess," a new musical
comedy in two acts, has appeared at
the Casino theatre.
The book is by C V. Kerr and R. H.
Burnside The music is the work of
Milton Lusk. Mr Burnside is also res
ponsible for the staging
Since a few preliminary performances
out of town the cast cf "The Dancing
Duchess" has been slightly altered
, -l-u i.tr-i- iwjiuiuiui players nave
been added, so that the complete cast
I includes John Hyams and Leila Mcm-
tyre Dorothy Jardon.Otis Harlan, Wil
I ham Durress, Ada Lewi Harry Daven-
port Laura Hamilton. Mark Smith.
John II. Goldsworthy, Jack Stoney and
Wallace McCutcheon and Vera Maxwell.
Oscar Hammerstein has opened the
Lexington avenue opera house, which
i is the name he has given to his new
theater on Lexington avenue between
i Fift-eth and Flftv -first strtets It was
this house. seatinf- nearlv 3000 nrni
. Srene from "When the "World n Miit.
in? ,iJS'ne a Mtu"t'n Justify- j lng. wherein a young musician, after
Ins av.op.an pouring poison into her having his h-ii v...7i ,,, t.
Eweemeart s ears making him deaf
jur me lor iear or losing him to an
-When tne World Was Silent" is a
strange modern love drama. You have
iitard of Beethoven, th ..i ..
poser But did vou know that he be- I
came totall . deaf when he was about j
30 and that he composed his greatest 1
masterpiece aftt-r that tirm ".round
this possih liti the pres nt t!i. is I
woven a play that is tejte anu. thrill-
hand of his sweetheart, turned to com
posing and became famous In a mo
ment of passion the sweetheart did
the awful thing for fear of losing him
to a society girl whom the man be
lieved was better fitted to further his
career Later the woman set out to
atone for her deed she married the
" llliam Shav is seen as the musi
cian and Leih Balrd as the wman.
It is a. play which mines jou talk.
tt-opj right, 1314, by "Bie iuthors Syndicate Co, Inc.)
T IS funny, isn't it, that a monng picture actor should want to talk about
the human voice?
When I commesce to talk about beauty, I want to speak of the great
value of a pleasant voiee, which goes so much toward bmHbk up that charm
h all men like in wesen.
What wnttli nrl sBMuuf in if bTfia .-. 41.- , .-
k jj 7 T u . 7, "c "B "" om creature in
the world, and yet could not talk!
value""" " UyU and Ite f gUl Wi Ca" tlk' " yet y otk"1& wh,ch f
A man likes to hear a zirl talk to him about thin wkiyk w,n irem v:
A man is always longing for something, and he will think a eirl the most beauti
ful creation m the world if she will only help him by telling him somethine
Which h !: nA l-win-
A vnttntr mn mnMtJ et.I1. . nf -. .. t . .
a VTv , ; ""rw,, wnere i worked earae
mj me ana una me iuii ae naa met tne most beautiful woman in the world, and
then he went on to tell me how interested she was in HIX and his work.
I took the trouble to look up this wond'rotw emtr i - i.". t
could only laugh; for she was not beautiful in my eyes (and I am some judge)
Land it was only because she did not takt! an interest in ME.
You have it firmly fixed in your mind that the voice is aa aid to beautT
lou cant massage it. or have it manicured, or paint it, but you can CULTJ-
That means you can learn to talk soft, low and rythmical. Leave space be
tween your words, and don't jumble them all together.
OH! how a man hates a shrill voice.
When you talk low and soft a man has to get all the closer to hear what vou
say. You know that? Excuse me for mentioning it at all.
There is nothinc in all this world which besneska tk. tl. .. nr jc
eontrol like a well-modulated voire, and a man is always thinking how a eiri is
going to act when she is HIS wife.
What's that ' Don't interrupt. I say he is, and I'm a man: I oupht to know.
Just think how it would sound to a man when be is walking the floor with
the baby to have a shrill voice pipe up with "Will, what ARE you doutKT"
Imagine this in the middle of the night!
Don't be afraid of your mouth; it won't hurt you. if you say the right
things at the right time. Open that mouth of yours and let the words come out
as if you were not afraid of them, I wish even- girl who wishes to be beautiful
(and they all do) would take singing lessons, fof that teaches one how to use the
mouth with expression.
Be a little careful what you say. Men are such peculiar animals that thev
are easilr hurt. A man hates SAHPASif CM v-.r K,i-nr-c' -l. .
! vofe1 MorSSE of opeVa'in English. ! T? "1 aBythiBg mX9n W keep! a at a
I but was prevented b his contract itn s,e distance. ....
J hat lime gin over mere is getting so tired of what I am saying that she is
yawning. That's right, for if you would use that mouth of yours properly vou
must let H relax; that is, YAWN. Use that looking glass to do it itu
Many telephone girls hate men fall in love with them just from hearing then
voices over the wire. That s a bint to you.
I don't think it's a good idea to be'mnseiniKi of what vou ar our.-. t.. t
DO think it is a good idea to think before you start to talk, for there seems te
be a rubber band in us which snaps when we are about to say what we should
I should be a huppy bb if just one girl out of all the millions who read
this would follow my advice and later write me "I am happily married, and I
caught Jack by using my voice Just as you told me in your article " I should
imagine there would be a P. S. line, thus: "I sympathised with him, and was
always interested m what he wag doinp."
I'm a wise one when it comes to these things, don't YOU think so?
edy dramas and dramas in one reel
lergths. In her last play she imper
sonated a Salvation Arm) lassie who
saves a man from Jail and who event
ually wins his love.
Pauline Bush of the Universal Is
Just completing the first picture with
her ow n companv She has always
taken leads since she left the "legiti
mate" to go into motion pictures, but
new she is starred in her own pro
ductions. In the center of the pictures at the
top of this page is the portrait of Miss
Adele Lane in a magnificent wtne
colored satin frock trimmed with pink
chiffon charmeuse and gold lace The
head band is of hand-made gold lace
Miss Lane has delighted in wearing
this beautiful costume in one or two
Selig productions. She is said to be
the possessor of the most elaborate
wardrobe of any screen actress and
will not wear a gown on the screen
that she would refrain from wearing
in private life.
Harold Lockwood of the Famous
Players, is now plaving with Henrietta
Crossman in "The Unwelcome Mrs.
Hatch" under the direction of Allan
Dwan. Film lovers remember the
beautiful part Mr Lockwrod played
in "Hearts Adrift" and also in "Teas
of the Storm Country." In both plays
be was featured as Mary Plckford's
That sweet little Imp. Dorothy Phil
lips, during her engagement with the
Essanay, was given a part which re
quired her to crawl across a railroad
trestle to warn an oncoming express.
The scene was progressing nicely, and
Dorothy was crossing, when a real ex
Press train unexpectedly appeared.
There was not room enough for her to
stand one side so she was compelled
to let herself down over the edge,
where she hung suspended by her
hands to the ties until the train passed
over, about 300 feet above the river
She says she lived a mil!ioi years
during those few moments, and de
clares it was the longest train that
ever left a station.
On four occasions during the last
few days have coast patrol boats been
called to the vicini'y of Point Loma,
San Diego, only to llnd that the wreck.
destruction and fire reported to them
bv beach combers was nothing more
than a spectacle made by a companv
of motion picture people in the course ?
of producing scenes of marine sensa-
tions in the waters. On the first oc- i
casion of a falsa alarm when a fire tug
steamed up to a M foot launch which
appeared to be in flames a voice came I
f.-on the burning boat. "Ahoy, there. I
fire tug' Get out of this picture and
sta- out of it" The owner of th
voice was Wilfred Lucas, director of
a series of pictures entitled "The Trey
o'Hearts," being produced by the Uni
versal company On another occasion
a 120 foot sloop was run down, split
open in the bows and sunk when a
passenger, steamer collided with it not
far seaward from the Coronado hotel.
The spectacle was witnessed by many
hotel guests and many of the onlook
ers became panic stricken. Nurses and
stretchers were rushed to Hie beach,
and a private vacht steamed at full
speed to the scene of the supposed
wreck to pick up survivors. When the
rescue boat arrived Mr Lucas was
found to be on the job and planning
the next scene for the feature film.
Fearing Total Blindness,
German Arlisl Ends His
Life in Glass Palace
Berlin, German . Aug t Feamg
that an approaching operation on the
eyes would not save him from total
blindness, professor Hans voa Peterson,
president of the Munich Society or Ar
tists, and one of the most distlngushed
painters in Germany, committed suicide
by shooting himself through the head.
The painter s last, act was to sit down
at a desk at his official headquarters la
the Munich glass palace, where an
academy exhibition is now taking place,
and write a letter explaining the mo..
tive of his suicide and requesting cre
mation. Professor von Peterson spec
ialised in marine subjects. One of his
best known works was a mural painting:
entitled. "Germany's Day of Glory at
Sea." He was (4 years old.
Defective Lances Proved
Fatal to German Uhlans
in Charge Against Enemy
London. Kng. Aug 29. The many
disasters which overtook the Uhlans
in the opening skirmishes of the cam
paign were partly due to their metal
lances. In looking over the battlefield
of Haelen, where the Germans lost 2000
men. lances, made of tube iron, light
and exquisitely fashioned, lay about
everywhere. Most of the lances were
twisted and bent. The Belgians used
bamboo shafts. These yield to a thrust,
while the German weapons, if used
roughly, bend in the lancer s hand.
One lance was found which was bent
like a bow. as if the man had been
shot from his horse and in falling had
leaned his full weight on his long
weapon as the point struck the ground.
HEROINE IN THE NEW
TEEY O'HEARTS PLAY
r- .V. kjM.
Cleo Madison is appearing as the
heroine and also the heavy in "The
Trey O'Hearts." Cleo takes three parts
in this wonderful series. She is. to
begin with, the mother whose heart
is broken, then she appears as one of
the twin sisters, one who is lovable
and sweet and the other who is a
vengeful virago Her possibilities for
acting are numerous and she grasps
them surely and in addition is doing
some ve-v daring things throughout
A South Sea Island Picture
the Metropolitan Ooera comDanv
Mr Hammerstein says he will eon
vert this elaborate structure with its
promenades, foyers and other luxuries
into ' the peoples' great picture house."
, now that he has been unable to use it
as tne people s great opera house '
There will be an orchestra of forty
musicians to accompany the showing
of the films. Then there will be vocal
numbers after the manner of the Strand
theatre. Mr Hammerstein announces
that his singers will give selections
from opera in costume. In addition to
the orchestra, there will be a large or
gan to accompany the exhioltion of the
pictures. The film play to be shown
during the first week will be "The last
Volunteer," which has never been in
this country. Prices will range from
50 cents down to 18 cents, and there
will be dally and evening performances
on week days and three on Sundays.
Wm. A. Bradv i preparing to pro
duce a melodi im t with one scene
j showing a hotel irdi n ' in El Piso
1 N . details of th I rthTming produc-
tion are sup ln.d Li ilr Brad.
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A Scene frora Rescued By Wireless.
OWN in the South Seas there are
certain islands belonging to
Uncle Sam where civilized law
depends pretty much on individual
taste for its enforcement where white
menju-eone might say, kings unto
It Is In one of these islands where
Henry SIcRae has laid the scenes of his
two-reel drama. Kescued by 'SV ire
,e?.. and in order that the piece
might have the right locale it was
produced In the Polynesian archipel
ago. The pla is one of love and ad
venture, and aside from the dramatic
features of the sto it carries an edu
cational Intel sr In hA h9.Ve.-,inH
Js shown all th, wonders of that won
derful Iinrl interesting because of its
primitives- Th ,r, sno n
making .ai i uutn from the bark of
wauke trees, water buffalo are seen
in their native haunts, groves of papia,
trees and spreading fields of rice djt
the landscape One of the spectacular
and stirring incidents in the piece is
found in the second reel Marie Mor
gan, an American girl has been cap
tured and carried off to the moun
tains bv a hand of Irunken natives
under the leadt rsl ip of Biinbrtdge. a
wireless operator v msterious wire
less message t ills for h. p and th S
is received h apt i hf'ord In charge
of the transport and Mirie's lover
There is a rate tu the island pursuit
into the mountains and a fierce bat'I. .
natives in gre-it numbers mat h-d
aeainst Uncle s-am's soldiers, nnmber-
! ins few who fight with modern arms.
rne ast includes William Clifford
t- the heroic ( iptain. M-irit Walcann
i-- th sl-1 iml others of the 101