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. A Play Minus the Jazz 6. Henry Not Here to Write the Epic Story of "Mamma's Affairs" ? World's Greatest Blackface Concert Master Bows at Poli's in "Sinbad"?Victor Herbert Introduces His Newest Musical Debutante, "My Golden Girl," at the Belasco?"Going Up" Alights the National. BY EARLE DORSET. I- s most unfortunate that O. Henry died to young. Each pasting week adds to the lengthy list of stories that O. Henry should have been here to write. Each dawning day is greeted with a new lament from some of O. Henry's inefficient and inept brethren who find a good story, work half a day at the narrative and end up by loudly calling for O. Henry. It is enough to make the /Caliph of Bagdad-on-the-Subway turn Haroun in his grave, as he once thought lessly remarked. The latest four-alarm call for O. Henry was turned in recently when the Broadway gossip hounds discovered that Rachel Barton Butler, erstwhile student of the Baker school of Harvard drama, had sold three plays on the same day?a day on which she, the innocent and poverty-stricken author, ruined four sheets of copy paper figuring how she could meet next week's laundry and rent . bill. It is a queer world, and it often happens that way, but there's no use calling for O. Hcnty. It is more to the point to call for the income tax man unless Miss Butter's three plays prove the outstanding producing disappointments of the year. V "Mamma's Affairs," the week's one and only dramatic produc tion, was one of those three plays which called?or probably win call?the attention of the income tax man to Miss Butler's latent though budding financial status. Miss Butler, one may recall, was the lucky member of Professor Baker's Harvard claas in playwriting, and "Mamma's Affairs" was her particular entry is a playwriting contest for a $500 prize which Mr. Oliver Morosco offered in the waning hope of picking up something snappy for the late 1920 trade. He looked ever "Mamma's Affairs" with a critical eye and decided it woold do very well, indeed. So he picked a cast, started them rehearsing and things were clipping along merrily when another piece raited "Mom," tendered by one John Elliott, turned up in the prize shuffle, and Mr. Morosco promptly regretted that he hadn't waited a bit before starting rehearsals on its titular competitor. Then forth from Harvard issued Professor Baker with the Hon. Winthrop Ames, and between them they not only decided that "Mamma's Affairs" was the best play, but' that "Mom," by John Elliott, was nothing less than a play by the same author who had entered it under a masculine nom-de-plume. To save eight-point, well say that Morosco decided to produce "Mom" as well. Of course, John Cort had bought another of Miss Barton's plays in the meantime, but we're now intetested in "Mamma's Affairs," which wilt ask Washington for a ruling during the week that now ensues. It is a comedy in three acts, the Garrick bulletin reads, and concerns a hypochrondriac mother who has lost "emotional interest" by a too-close affiliation with the affairs of a daughter. This interest results in daughter's engagement to a likely youngster she doesn't love and in the Massachusetts hills, where fiance and fiancee, chape roned by mother, have gone for a month, the unwilling damsel finds her affections skidding dangerously toward a most attractive young doctor, whose entry into the ante-nuptial frolic was brought about by mother's insistence upon the delicacy of her own health. VICTOR HERBERT WRITES A NEW MUSICAL PLAY. In the course of its pre-Manhattan amblings through the eastern , portion of the Melting Pot, Mr. Victor Herbert has ordained that Washington should constitute one of the judgment seats before which his new musical comedy, "My Golden Girl," should properly bow before a final verdict as to the merits of that production is obtained. Accordingly, the Bclas'co offers "My Golden Girt" as its current attraction, and there seems much of promise in the combination of '.Victor Herbert's music with Frederic Arnold Kummer's story and lyric*. J. Clifford Brooke, incidentally, staged the play, and Julian Alfred is credited with directing the musical numbers. Si- AND "GOING UP" ARE T 'A REAL FAVORITES. pair of predominant favorites is the best way to classify the ?eaia ling two "legitimate" attractions offered at the National and at roll's. The latter house offers A1 Jolson, the latest aspirant to coycert honors, in a black-and-white carnival of foolishness, feminin ity and frocks. There is, of course, music?oodles of it. Jolson is the pivot about which the caravan of "Sinbad" re volves, and following his usual custom, Mr. Jolson will probably stop the show somewhere along its route, climb out on the runway, speak a few well-choscn and familiar words to "Frank," the orches tra leader?nearly all orchestra leaders are named "Frank"?and then proceed to sing. Jolson, of course, can sing, and if one is to believe half the gossip that filters across a dramatic desk, he will never be satisfied until he has discarded his girls and music and scenery and stands forth, resplendent in blackface, before a 4:30 p. m. audience. ?the hour of alt true concert artists?and shows the cognoscenti that Rachmaninoff, McCormack, Kreisler and the rest of that'ilk are harping on a very short string or key, as the case may be. Jolson has demonstrated, of course, that it is no task at atl to break np a Manhattan ^Sunday evening concert by keeping his audi ence entranced for an hour or more while lesser artists fume and fret in the wings, and perhaps some day, in the not-too-distant future, when the golden scads have rolled in upon him in sufficient quantity, he will indulge in his little experiment and give us an "American concert." "GMng Up," the National offering, is the musicalized^version of James Montgomery's farce, "The Aviator," and it ib. chiefly notable for it* "Tickle-Toe" number. The^reappearance of "Going Up" re calls to mind the spectacular hit scored by Edith Day, the original "Tickle-Toe" girl, in Montgomery's new musical comedy success, "Irene," which received such a splendid ovation at Poli's recently. It is plain, of course, that Miss Day's "Tickle-Toe" days-are over, and judging by the manner in which Washington's verdict of her per formance in "Irene" was ratified by Manhattan, well probably find Miss Day, not many months from now, billed as a musical comedy star. BELASCO PLEAD* FOR BETTER PRODCCTIOJC. , * In these Hurried seasons when play producers. In their mad huti to give the public something new In amusement* score three failures to every success, not to mention the damage done to the reputations ot capable though budding playwrights and the resultant lose of time, money and temper on the part of the public. It la soothing and encour aging to hear at least one successful producer?David Belasco?counsel ing leas haste In play preparation. Says Mr. Belasco In a current Saturday Evening'Post article: -I give It la my considerate judgment that more plays potentially excellent and valuable are ruined and loet because of the superficiality and flurry-hurry of contemporary authors and producers than by any? or. Indeed, all?other causes. It may be a platitude to aay that great things are made up of little things?but It certainly is a platitude that needs enforcement In the theater. There are score*?yes. and hundreds? 'of little things In every example of adequate play producing which not one person In five hundred oonsdously sees aad estimates, but which every person In an ??lUs?s feels and responda to. After all, the block of concrete which will outwear time la made up of countless Impalpable grains ef dust. I witnessed, only a few nights ago the final performance la New Tor*, after a deplorably short run. of a drama which I am confident could have been presented there to capacity bosses?If only a little more ttane aad care had been bestowed on Its preparation aad rehearsals. "So not harry, gentlemen.' remarked one of the greatest snrgeoas to hla assistants as he was about to begin a desperate operation t# save life; 'do not hurry? I have no time to lose.' In the matter of play producing, which has been my business now for close on half a century. I say?and Td like to say It through a megaphone?T>o aot harry, gentlemen, unless you are ^re parod to loee Mt only much money but also that immortal part of the poor showman?his artistic reputation.'" yCe<yv J&sc/>a //e/fe/i NAT/OHM-^ yfevm 'toeo&r //e/en Spencer rOLL/ Sy/v/a dreamer ? warren CAsno//er ? sr/trwo STAGE AND SCREEN ATTRACTIONS THIS WEEK . , SHIBEIIT-GARIUCK. The attraction at the Garrlck this week will be Oliver Morocco's production of the Harvard prize play, "Mamma's Affairs." by Rachel Barton Butler, a comedy In three ?eta, which won the Morosco prise of $S00. The cast is exceptional. Including Effle Shannon. Robert Edeson. Katherln Kaelred, Amelia Bingham. Little Billy, and others. BEXASCO. ' Victor Herbert's new musical play, "My Golden Girl," will be the at traction at the Beloaco beginning tomorrow night Frederic Arnold Kummer Is the author of the book, J. Clifford Brooks staged the piece and Julian Alfred directed the music. Herbert wHI conduct In th'e opening night. The cast includes Robert Em mett Keane, Ned Sparks, Laura Ar nold, Robert O'Connor and others. rout. A1 Jolaon. In the Winter Gardes travesty. "Slnbad." will be the at traction at Poll's this week. The boek is by Harold Atte ridge. and t|>? music by Slgmund Romberg and Al Jolson. It was produced by J. C. Huffman. In the cast are Kitty Doner. Irene and Constance Ferber. Fritsi von Busing. Virginia Smith, Lawrence D'Oreay. Forrest Huff and othen. NATIONAL. "Going Up." the Cohan and Har ris musical compdy success, will play a return engagement at the Nation al this week. It Is based on James Montgomery's farce. "The Aviator," with lyrics by Otto Harttach and music by Ixmls HI recti. Raymond Cran, baa the principal role, sup ported by Norma Brown. Loretta Marks, Ed Beg ley and others. ?B. r. KEITH'*. Thla week, beginning with tomorrow's matinee. B. F Keith's, will present Marie Cahlll: the Spanish Dancers In native repertoire; Ann Gray, harpist and soprano: Hugh Herbert and Com pany In "Mind Your Business;" Rock well and Fox: the Lelghtons In "Tho Party of the Second Part;" Luba Meroff and Company In dance and song; the Brlanta; kinograms and "Topics of the Day." COSMOS. Herman Becker presents at the Cosmos this week a satire on pro hibition, featuring George Leonard, Irene Cheslelgh and Marlon Still man. Coakley and Dunlevy In "Oyer the Top;" Froxint, piano-accordion ist; Leonard and Wtllard, "Outside Inn;" the Three Manning Girls; Haddon and Norman; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Hill In "Poor Old Jim;" Rob ert Warwick In "An Adventure In Hearts," and the Pathe News will be other inclusions. flAYBTT. Frank Fmney and Phil Ott head the cast of '"The Bostonians" the week's attraction at the Gayety. which w'll present a musical concoction. "From Here to Shanghai." which enlists tho services of a large and brilliant cast, including Jack Wltta, Don Trent, Ket tle Nelson. Lulu Beeson. Flo Radcliffe and Ruth Hastings. FOLLY. . "The Midnight Maidens" will be the attraction at the Folly Theater all this week. The cast is headed by George Nlblo and Helens 8pencer. Supporting them will be Johnnie O'Donnell, Jimmy Connors, Vic Ferry yand others well known to burlesque The offering it liberally sprinkled with soag hit*. LOEWS PALACE. The featxyed attraction at Losws Palace for the full week beginnins today will be "Red Hot Dollars." a charming romantic* production by Julian Josephson, with Charles Kay in the role of stellar prominence. Charles Ray has had many power ful roles, but not for months has he had a picture which fits hi* per sonality so thoroughly as "Red Hot Dollars." / The added attractions of the Pal ace Symphony Orchestra, "Chicken a la Cabaret;" a Post nature scenic. Mutt and Jeff cartoon. Pathe News pictures and "Topical Tips." CRA*DALL*S METROPOLITAN. Alice LaVie, In the principal role of 'S'hould a Woman Tet! T"?an In tensely dramatic shadow play by Fi nis Fox." "Should a Woman Tell?" deals with the problems of a girl whose happi ness is threatened' by an unfortu nate romance of her earlier girlhood. Supplementary teatures: Harold Lloyd> "Hand to Mouth;" News pic torial and other subsidiaries. MOORE'S RIALTO. D. W. Griffith's latest production, "The Greatest Question," featuring Lillian Glsh and Robert Hairon and a typical Griffith cast, will be the week's attraction at the Rlalto, be ginning today. The story la a Grif nth film discussion of the hereafter and he is said to have attained some startling dramatic effects. The musi cal program will be in keeping with the production. LOEWS COLUMBIA. The featured attraction at DoeWs Columbia for the first four days of this week will be "The Woman In the Suitcase." the latest starring vehicle for Enid Bennett, by C. Gard ner Sullivan, directed by Fred Nlblo, with William Conklln. Dorcas Mat thews, Roland Dee and others. For the final three-days of this week, the Colombia announces "The Bandbox," the latest starring ve hicle for Doris Kenyon. MOORE'S GARDEN. Second week's run of Louise Glaum in J. Parker Read's adaptation of Louis Joseph Vance's story. "The I4>ne Wolf's Daughter," laid in the Limehouse district of London and produced with a cast that includes Edwin 8tevens, Thomas Holding and others. A special musical score will supplement showings of the picture at Moore's Garden. CR AND ALL'S. Today and tomorrow. William S. Hart, in "John Petticoats," will be the Crandali's attraction. Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday will be presented "Almost Married," with Will Roger?. For Friday and Saturday, Francelia Billingrton is an nounced in "The Day She Paid." a picturization ef Fannie Hurst's story, "Oats for the Woman." MOORE'S STRAND. Moore's Strand offers as its current attraction Stanley Olmstead's story, "My Husband's Other Wife." pro duced by J. Stuart Blackton with Sylvia Breamer in the leading role, supported by Robert Gordon. Warren Chandler, and May McAvoy. The story U laid behind the scenes in a theater and Is remarkable for its fas cinating dramatic and romantic de velopments. "The Opera Mirror" will be tho overture selection. CRANDAI.L'S KNICKERBOCKER. Alice Lake, today and tomorrow, in "Should a Woman Tell?" will be the attraction at the Knickerbocker. On Tuesday and Wednesday. Cecil B. De Mllle's picttirtsatlon of "T*e Ad mirable Crlchton," "Male and Fe male.'" will be shown. / Thursday and Friday, Marguerite Clark in "A Girl Named Mary " Rob ert Warwlek. in "An Adventure in Hearts," wlU be Saturday's feature. NOTES OF THE STUDIOS hotel than a prison 1* the Arluu State l^n mrmbj.r. or Art Lytell* ronptar fllmhs* "Alias ,lB15fr . . Arthur D- K^'er.. director, returned after ?V? 4ays at Florence. Art*, and reported that had dlMculty In locating barred window* at the prison tor scenes of the Paul Armitreni crook play. of. Allae Jimmy Valentine" hena at the studio* last withscenes ?? thbwnrdea's once la Sine Sine prisoa Ai tt was tary to hava real prison atmosphere, the cempany made the trip to Florence. !Wlth tha sparkle of Broadway In her eye* and the slow of the wlntrr East In her cheek*. June Mathls has returned to MlrwoH Cal The first work of the yawns scenario chief will be the adaptation of the sensational novel. Tha Four Horsemen of the Apocaiypae^ ta which sh? brine* the Inspiration oLpersoaal suggestions from Vicente Blaaco I ban", the author, whom she net In Chicago while en route from New Tork lo trie Facinc tout. , To determine the blrdmaa who will repraaeat the Inoe Aviation Field traps-PacH>c_fllght, 'which I* to ?ta*t la February tor a prta* of MM* offered by Thomas H. Ince. noted *port?m*n and motion picture i producer, preliminary Stshts war* bold at tha lac* Field 1* Venlc* before a crowd estimated at 1MH persons recently. ^ The final scene* of"Let-s Be Faahionabl*." the rourtb Thomas Ince production eo-starrlag Douslaa M-rlisan aad Doris May have beea completed and th? picture 1* now la the cuttins room, where u 1* being edited prior to the final cbowins before Mr. lace. The strangeit moton picture aver thrown on the screen was part of the "Jaz>" attraction* at a New Tear benefit party (Ivan by the film folk in Los Angeles, it was made by putting together strips of film from the pictures of Frank Keesan. Bryant Washburn. Will Rogers William Farnum, Charles Ray, Bert Lytell. JV>ugla> Fairbanks and I Warren Kerrigan In the form of a wild melodrama. Sach cut shows one of the stars and his leadlag lady or villain. Irene Klch and Colleen Moore, leading ladies, appeared in the film opposite three different stars each! Harry Crandall. of Wabhiagtoa, who Is one of the director* of United Picture Theater* of America, was the only exhibitor to be appointed t* Secretary of the Interor Lane'* motion picture committee for the a paign to combat radical tendencies in this country. Mr. Crandall ill represent the exhibitors of the country on the committee, which includes producers, distributers and other* not connected with (be Industry I ?? Florence Reed'* feaure release to follow "The Eternal Mother" will be 'The Albi." scenes for which the famous emotional star is now making It Is a modern dramatic story containing ? powerful role for tbe star. Cissy Fitzgerald, who 1* making a series of comedies, has gathered together quite an impo*ing company of players on the Coaat. Mis* Fits gerald I* now making a comedy to be called "See America Thirst." Two more *torie* that promise to provide unusually strong photo play material have been purchased and will be produced. "Black Pswl " by Ben Ames Williams, and "Wild Apples." an anonymous novel bv iha / author of "The Straight Road." are the latest work* secured * \ "Two Cent*' Worth of Humaneness." an original story by Octavus Roy Cohen, who Is under contract with Goldwyn to write four stories a-year for production *t the Goldwyn studios, has been completed and accepted as a starring vehicle for Madge Kennedy, who has just finished ?The Blooming Angel" and is ready to start on her next production. MISS FERGUSON RETURNS Miss Elsie Ferguson's return to the dramatic stage as s Charles Froh man star will be one of the most interesting events of the current the atrics! season and Washington the atergoers are especially Interested be cause it is announced that the pop ular actress will appear at the Na tional in Artiold Bennett's ' Sacred and Profane Love." for the week be ginning Monday evening. February 16, Just before she begins ber engagement at a New Torlc theater. Miss Fevu*on has not been seen on the dramatic stage for several seasons. Her reappearance now as a Charles Frohman star Is particularly noteworthy because it was under the direction of the late Charles Frohman, associated with Klaw ? Erianger. that she scored her greatest success as Miriam in Hubert Henry Davies' "Outcast." 9 performance that estab lished her as sue of the most ac complished emotion si actresses on the American stage. "8acred and Profane Love." tbe play selected as the vehicle for her re entry. is by the celebrated English novelist and playwright, Arnald Ben nett. It has already been' produced in London, where it is now one of the reigning successes and where the unusual quality of its subject matter and tbe unconventionality of the lead ing character?the young girl whom Miss Ferguson will impersonate?has caused widespread discussion. David Belasco owns the Americsn rights of tbe play and it is by an ar rangement that he has made with Alf Hayman. general manager for Charles Frohman. Inc.* that Miss Fer guson is permitted to appear in it. Mr Amedeo Vioni has been appoint ed musical director of Crandall's (Metropolitan Theater, vice Mr. Jesse E. Heitmuller. resigned. Mr Vioni is a musician of wide experience both as player and as conductor and has had the benefit of an especially vslusble experience in synchronising picture ?cores snd fitting the spirit of the photopsy with genuinely lnterprets tlve music. Under Mr. Vioni'* leader ship the Metropolitan's symphony of twenty-five solo artists will take rank with the finest organisations of its size in the country. Alice Lake's promotion to stardom In "Should a Woman Tell?" at Cran dall's Metropolitan Theater through out the week beginning Sunday at 3. cornea as a deserved remard for years of constantly improving effort before the camera. E, H. Sothern snd Julia Marlowe, returning to the American stage after an absence of several years. present -Hamlet.** "Twelfth Night" snd "The Taming of the Shreu .*? have surrounded themselves with the best players obtainable. In these dsys it is a difficult matter to secure flrst-rste play ere who can act classical drama. Frederick Lewis. Rowlsnd Buck stone. Henry Stanford. Alma Kruger and Lenore Chippendale head th?* company of forty players. Lewis ha* been called "the white hope" of the stage. He has appeared in manv of the Sothern and Marlowe pradu ; tions. ss well ss other important plays, his lavt appearance being as g| tbe prodigal son in "The Wanderer.** Rowland Buck stone is well-knc* n for his low-comedy creations sndF Henry Stanford was leading msn for Henry Irving during his lsst tours. Alms Kruger has acted manv importsnt modern snd classical rol.-n and the Chippendale name is m-ell known in theatrical annal?. That the problem that bar lonr confronted Msnager Harry Jsrboe of the Gayety Theater?that of attract ing lady patronage?appears to be trompletely solved, seems proved b\ the constantly increasing attendance on the part of the fair sex. This victory Is due. it is believed, to th* snti-smoking policy thst was in - au?ufated at the beginning of the season, removing the last of the prejudices against attendance by women. At matinees particular:*. tt Is not at all unususl to f.nd ha if the orchestra chairs occupied by ladies snd at night*many accompany their hnabands to the theater Manager Jarboe's elation at hi* success in this particulsr is not du? to any prospect of Increased revenue but rather because he has pro*?4 to the ladies of Washington that the average burlesque per forms nee i? just ss free from offense as the av erage "big time" musicsl reviews A new name has been selected for Owen Moore's new picture. It wa? I first called 'The Woman Hater " then "Who's Who.** but its third designstion will be "Sooner or I*s tar. CONCERTS AND LECTURES Julia Claussen. leading contralto of the Metropolitan Opera Compauy. will be heard in Joint recital with Leopold Godowsky. famous pianist. and Sal vatore de Stefano. world'* foreroo*t harpist, at the second Concert Diplo matique of the season, at the Belasco Theater tonight at 8:30 o'clock. The program follows: Mme. Claussen?Aria. "Mon Coeur," from Samson and Dalila. Salnt-Saens: Vlens pres de mol. M. Balaklrew; Sapphic Ode. J. Brahms; Des Roses. M. Pesse; Visa. O. Nordqulst: Floods of Spring. Rachmaninoff; Nlcholal Schneer at piano. Leopold Godowsky?Chopin. <a) Fan tasy. op. <8; (b) Etude; <c)Waits; (d) Scherzo, B flat minor: two Polish songs. "My Joy*" and "Maiden's Wish.* Chopin-Liszt; March Wind. MacDowell; Wattaau Payaag*. Qo dowsky; Alt-Wien, Godowsky; Toc cata, op. 111. Salnt-Saens. Jaacha Helfetz. the great Ru*sl*n violinist, will give hi* only recital in Waahington this season at the Na tional Theater, next Thursday after noon at 4:80 o'clock. His program will Include Chaconne, Tomaso Vlt ali; Fantalsie, Bruch; Romance In G major. Menuett. Beethoven; On Wings of Song. Mendel**ohn-Achron; Guit arre. Moszkowskl; Polonalae In D ma jor. Wlentawakl. M? Samuel Chotzln off at tha piano. Alfred Cortot will be the *olol*t at the concert of the Philadelphia Or chestra next Tuesday afternoon at tha New National Theater, when Con ductor Leopold Stokowakl will offer "Die Mei*tersingare.'- of Wagner, and th* Schumann Symphony. No. t, In C major. Mr. Cortot will play the Rachmaninoff Concerto. No. 8. for piano and orchaatra. The next appearance of the New Tork Symphony Orchestra In Waah ington will be at the IKew National Theater. Tueaday afternoon. January 10. at 4 38. when Mr. Damrosch will preaent one of hi* Inimitable pro grams. Arrangements have been mad* whereby the weakly programs of tha Literary Dlgeat "Topics ef th* Day." will be printed in raised type in the Matilda Zelgler Macszlne for the Blind which is sent free to thosuands of blind readers in all parts of the world This circulation of the popular screen paragraphs appearinK in ' Topics <?f the Day" follow* tbe dlaeoverey thst th* witticisms had become a reguls" feature of the daily educational pro gram at the Red Croa* Institute for the Blind at Baltimore. lna Claire, the beautiful and tal mted Belasco stage star, has al ready started planning her costumes and other arrangements for the Screen Classics. Inc.. production of "Polly With a Past" by George Mld dleton and Guy Bolton, which she I* to make for Metro Picture* Corpora tion. The vahlcl* acquired for Mies Claire'* appearance in motion pic- ' tare* 1* the first great Belasco (tare production to be translated to tl>* j screen. In the theater production of "Polly With a Paat" by David Be lasco. the costume* w?m by Ml** Claire wer* the mo*t accentuated feature. Tha part ahe asscrae* In the play I* that of a girl who mas querades as a French adventuress and calls for gowns of tbe most ?ai - ing fashionable desien and of the most vivid oolors. The manner in which Ml** Clair* achieved this re sult aad carried off th* part without the sllghtaat suggestion of burlesque constituted a persons I triumph fpr her on the stage. Louis Joseph Vance, whose adven ture and mystery stones have enter tained and thrilled millkma of rwdcrs of magazines and newspapers and whose "The Lone Wolf." series la film form has' proven tremsndonalv suc cessful. hss become a staff anther for Thomas H. Ince That producer Is to make four films a year boating the brand "Inco-Vancs Production* "j llr. Ince * ? access with "Pals* raoev a Louis Joseph Vaaee story aad ether vehicle* created by Vaaa* eauaod him to aecure the *ervlc*s of the noted novelist who Is by no maans new ?a films. Vance was a predutei hhnaeir for Paramount several years ago aad has doae everything In tha industry except act.