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"A TWILIGHT BABY" BECOMES
BOOTLEGGER THIS EVENING
What ia declared to be probably
the most unusual comedy ever screen
ed is "A Twilight Baby," produced
'by iHenry Lehrman, and which will
toe seen at the Rex theatre, commenc
ing tonigiu.
Departing from the routine motion
picture comedy, this picture has been
honored with a plot which serves to
make the incidents more ludicrous
due to the fact that the events are
plausible.
The twilight baby, as it was christ
ened by Henry Lehrman, is born of
an intoxicated musician and the twi
light, 'the musician is a-bass horn
player and .as he iitl. croons into
in in-uiisment a bouncing baby boy
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be known to the editor, but not nceeesarlly for publication.
Communications for the Weekly Pioneer must reach this office not
later than Tuesday of each week to insure publication in the current issue.
WEST VIRGINIA AGAIN DEFEATS SUFFRAGE.
The West Virginia senate .has again refused to pass the
woman suffrage amendment and the action is considered final.
The resolution for its adoption had met defeat the first time
before the legislature and it was on reconsideration that it was
again beaten.
Governor Louis Hart of Washington has called a special
session of the state legislature to meet March 24, to consider
the federal amendment, and at the same time provide funds
for the state university, the state college and three normal
schools.
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HARRY OLIN DOESN'T NEED ANY COACHING.
In a dispatch sent out from Owatonna it stated that state
High school agricultural instructors were meeting today to
formulate a program for the coming year, and it also said that
High schools have done little along this line, and the problems
ahead, it further stated, are not believed to have been en-
countered.
That seems rather strange to Bemidji. In the Bemidji High
school and every grade school there is yearly marked activity
on the part of the pupils, for Bemidji schools have a splendid
farm on the edge of the city, that is fully equipped for farm
purposes, cleared land, year round tenant, barns for stock and
one of the/best pieces of .production land hereabouts, and
everything is taught the pupils by personal work on assigned
plots, while tiie youngsters have been taught how to raise even
alfalfa.
The superintendent of agriculture of the public schools is
in charge of that department. He is a young man who is well,
schooled in what he is doing, with wide experience, and is also
secretary of the County Fair association and active in other civic
lines, and co-operates closely with farmers and county farm
associations in many ways. Besides him, Beltrami county has
two agricultural agents under the state department.
Bemidji school children have won first prizes at the state
fair for their cultivation of displays. They have won at the
county fairs. They have won at other county fairs. It is a
great department in the Bemidji public schools, and if any
school superintendent or "ag" instructor isn't certain in his own
school he will be welcome to visit Bemidji's school farm, and
obtain all necessary information from Mr. Olin, who has offices
at the High school.
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character development of the
baby is a matter of slow process. It
is allowed to enjoy no nourishing
baby foods, no rattles, no other in
fantile appliances.
Grown into manhood we.find the
twilight child afflicted with a sweet
heart and a sentence in the peniten
tiary. Heredity has again proven
itself an influence to the child, -ue
youth is in the penitientiaTy under a
long term contract for indulging in
the practice of "bootlegging."
James J. Corbett, "Gentleman Jim"
will also seen in another episode of
his serial, "The Midnight Man."
ENID SHOWS STYLES.
The new Enid Bennett picture,
"The Woman in the Suitcase which
is being shown at the Elko'theafcre to
night and Saturday, is a treat for
feminine movie fans if for no other
reason than that the pretty star ex
hibits a most exquisite wardrobe.
Therp are several evening gowns that
would make any debutante jealous.
One is of lavender gorgette 'tucked
in squares and trimmed in little os
trich tip-s of lavender, green, and
ILLIAM
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WINGS OF THE
MORNING
RE Theatre
COMMENCING SUNDAY
Supreme in thrills, suspense and the
power to fascinate.
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for more formal wear. There is a
wide variety of other beautiful cos
tumes.
"The Woman in the Suitcase" is a
dramatic story of the successful ef
forts of a young, resourceful girl, to
rescue her father from a siren. It is
a Thomas H. In.ce production rel'eased
through Paramount-Artcraft.
Larry Semon, one of the greatest
comedians of- the times, is also ap
pearing at the Elko tonight and tolar
morrow in his latest feature comedy,
'Between the Acts."
MARGUERITE CLARK HOME.
The last picture Marguerite Clark
made during her recent sojourn on
the Pacific coast is "A Girl Named
Mary, a delightful screen comedy.
It will be shown at the Elko theatre
for three days commencing Sunday.
When Miss Clark left her beautiful
home in New York to make pictures
in California the trip was really hev
honeymoon, as she had just been
married to Lieutenant.H. Palmerson
Williams. Her first few weeks Were
occupied chiefly in recovering from a
rather severe attack of homesickness.
However, her usual buoyant spirits
soon came to the front, and th*
dainty star says that the latter part
of her stay in the West was most
pleasant.
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March 8
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BEMIDJI LEGION QUINT
The Dakota Normal Quint has not been defeated
this seasonand the Legion boys have not played at
home for a month. They're "rarin* to go"
COME OUT AND HELP US WIN
Tax Included
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HUMOROUS TALE OF ROMANCE
AND ADVENTURE FOR DESMOND
Lovers of romantic tales of adven
tureof an American prince and an
American girl, a conspiracy and a
revolution, with plenty of comedy
sprinkled aboutwill revel in "The
Prince and Betty," in which William
Desmond is the aright particular star.
with Mary Thurman as his leading
lady, and a supporting cast of popu
players.
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, the
English writer whose name has be
come synonymous with frothy, spicy,
humorous stories of adventure and
romance, wrote "The Prince and Bet-
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Style Plus
Service Plus
Value?
Then take a look at this beau
tiful tan serge suit. In general,
the picture shows the outlines
the clusters of small tucks
back /and front, the shawl
collar of self material, the
leather belt.
You must come in to the store
to see the beautiful lining and
the harmonious assemblage of
all the features which make
such a desirable suit for only
sixty dollars. We have some
thing else if this one is better
suited to some other woman.
O'Leary-Bowser Co.
202 Third Street
Bemidji^ Minn.
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Tuesday I Wednesday
March 9 I March 10
Students 35c
THE BEMIDJI DAILY PIONEER FRIDAY EVENING, MARCH 5, 1920
ty." In fact, it is a novel that has
ranked with the best sellers for a
number of years.
The story offers a spelndid role for
William Desmond, who is here pre
sented 1'or the first time on the pro
gram. "The Prince and Betty" in a
Jesse D. Hampton production direc'.eil
by Robert Thornby.
Tonight and Saturday
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Admission 10c and 25c 7:30 and 9:00
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TH E PRINCE
AND BETTY
HENRY LEHRMAN COMEDY
LLOYD CHAM HAMILTON
AN D' VIRGINIA RAPPE
(ntfA JW1U6HT BABY"
A FIRST NATIONAL ATTRACTION
OUR SYMPATHY
Is herewith expressed for those in our midst who
are too occupied with business or other matters to
spend an hour in laughland with Henry Lehrmanfs
initial First National Production, "A Twilight Baby,"
who, when grown to manhood is possessed of naught
but ambition, debts, a wild thirst ,a sweetheart and
a sentence in a well guarded government institution
catering especially to boot-leggers. The comedy
distinctivenothing like it ever shown before.
JAMES J. CORBETTThe Midnight Man
Fox "World News"Mightiest of All
REX UNION SIX-PIECE ORCHESTRA
10c and 25c Matinee 2:30 Night 7:20 and 9:00
Drs. Larson A Larson, Optometrist*,
if troubled with headaches, nervous
ness or eye disorders of any kind,
needing glasses or.glasses repaired,
consult them. Artificial eyes fitted.
A Jovial, Rollicking
Jolly Comedy
WM. DESMOND is sup
ported by beautiful
MARY THURMAN,
former queen of the
Mack Sennett Bathing
Girls.
SEEHow this modern
Prince Charming put a
Romantic Republic on the
mapon the skids and on
the "blink."
SeeHow he put down
and mixed up a revolution
made to measure, and
stirred up a revolution in
feminine hearts.
COMEDY
ROMANCE
ADVENTURE
Added Attraction .__
"HER BRIDAL NIGHTMARE"
Starring Allen Moore and the "Christie Girls," in a two
part SPECIAL CHRISTIE comedy
GRAND THEATRE
TONIGHT
SATURDAY

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