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A GREAT "MOVIE STUNT" WATCH FOR IT
Miss Gertrude Price, "movie" expert for The Day Book, greets
Chief Harvey at big studio ranch in Colorado.
Do you know where they make
the wild west pictures you see in
Out in California, most of
them, where 26 big film compan
ies have "studios."
What do you think of a studio
1,200 acres big?
That's the kind they have out
in California, with thousands of
actors who do things for you to
see in moving pictures simply
thousands of cowboys, cowgirls,
indians, "outlaws," horses, etc.
The Day Book "movie" expert,
Miss Gertrude Price ,has spent a
month among the California stu
dios getting stories and pictures
of the actors who appear in the
Watch for her story of an all
day's horseback trip over the im
mense outdoor workshop of the
universal Film Co., where she
risked her life with the actors to
escape a band of wild cattle dur
ing a round-up.
Read how she won the friend
ship of Big Chief Harvey and his
tribe of indians.