Adele Lane (Bizarre Los Angeles)

Adele Lane

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“Adele Lane, the very popular emotional leading woman, who is featured in Universal releases, was born in New York city and started to carve out her own way in life when, at six years of age, she played in “Edith’s Burglar.” From tha time to this she has gone steadily upwards. “Little Lord Fauntleroy,” “Eva” […]

Margaret Gibson – silent film bad girl

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Conflicting. STAR COMEDIENNE CAUGHT IN A RAID. MARGARET GIBSON, PICTURE ACTRESS, ARRESTED. Taken with Others on Charge of Violating Rooming-house Ordinance, but She Asserts Her Innocence and Authorities will Make Further Inquiry. Los Angeles Times, Aug. 26, 1917 — Margaret Gibson, moving picture comedy star, was arrested late yesterday afternoon and lodged in the City […]

"Even the big stars had to chase around and audition; it seemed like a rat race to me, with no security." - Billy Thomas (Buckwheat)

The Our Gang Kids

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 “Even the big stars had to chase around and audition; it seemed like a rat race to me, with no security.” — Billy Thomas, who played Buckwheat. Here he is posing with a photo of Clark Gable.   “I went on vaudeville tours that kept me working and traveling day and night. I have the most fun […]