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RICHEST GIRL IN MOVIE WORLD HAS COME
BACK INTO PICTURES
Florence Lawrence is called
richest girl in the film game!
She owns a home in New York and
; ' a farm down in New Jersey. Money
uuuies iu uer as a uaxuraj cuuue
quence of her achievements. Yet she
doesn't care a pin for it
Miss Lawrence believes in conser
vation, however, and has every Borf
of labor-saving edvice known for
housekeeping purposes in1 her home.
For instance, all her tables, dress
ing stands and bureaus are covered
with glass. Under the glass are ex
quisite embroidered covers. The glass
preserves the coversand is a means
of cleanliness as well as a saving of
In the dressing rooms proper there
are clothes closets, supplied with the
most up-to-date devices for the star's
wonderful collection of gowns,
cloaks, coats, hats, etc.
Miss Lawrence commenced her
screen work with the Biograph Com
pany, Then she went over to the Imp
Company to play opposite King Bg-v
goL Afterwards we found her down
with Lubin in Philadelphia. Later she
went back to the independents with
the Victor Company.
Suddenly Miss Lawrence dropped
from the screen world and the movie
fans wondered where she had gone.
Some one spread the word that she
was very ill. She was, and she went
back to her New Jersey farm to re
cuperate. But the call of the "fans" was in
cessant. And now she is back again
in the Victor pictures.
A PICTURE-POSTCARD TRAGEDY
Billie Burke, whose marriage to"
Flo Ziegfeld was announced recently,
is one of the foremost favorites of
picture-postcard collectors. Once, she"
says, a picture-postcard of herself
was sent to her stained with blood.
It had been found on the dead body
of a young officer who was shot dead
in a skirmish on the Indian frontier.
"I did not even know his name' ad
ded Mies Burke,