The New York Times (New York, New York) 20 May 1918 Page 11

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The New York Times
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20 May 1918  Page 11 - SAY THEATRES AID IN WAR. Francis Wilson, E. H....
SAY THEATRES AID IN WAR. Francis Wilson, E. H. Sothern. and Wlnthrop Ames Speak at Twilight Club. The part played by the theatre In the war waa the subject of addroasea by aoout a dosrn well-known well-known well-known theatrical people last night at a dinner given by the Twilight Club at the Hotel Blltmore. Among- Among- thooe who spoke were E. II. Sothem and Wlnthrop Amre. who de scribed tho part played by entertain ment In the life of American soldiers In France; Rachel Croth era. hiuul f v. Stage Women's War Riir the work of that orsranlaailorW Marlowe. Loula K. Ansi-acher. Ansi-acher. Ansi-acher. and Francis Wilson. About auu umi,. were present. Mr wnson spoke of the new dignity men has come tn ik. , v.-- v.-- v.-- result of the broader appreciation of Ita necessity In time of stress, and made a plea for a continuation of the appreciation appreciation after the war. certainly something atran? haa nappencu. he i sr l rr.A ti-i.w ti-i.w ti-i.w .w. Oovernment Investing lOOO.OOii in the- the- fiTeln.j thatrical enterprisea. with ,u f.,c"'uc"i inaorsing tne agtlvltles of the theatres, and with the v i a and the theatre awakened to 'a sense of "fpri-eisuon, "fpri-eisuon, "fpri-eisuon, mere bas been a marked dlajolntinent of farmer preju-!' preju-!' preju-!' Trt PWfr t the theatre for rood. Which has Ion; been provoklnaly underestimated. Is now beginning to be appreciated. . ' It is a nohle thin lo give pleasure and tt is an honor to be a member of nc ineaincai prote.slon. The theatre is an emotional necessity In time of stress and perhaps when the stress is removed removed there may come a keener appreciation appreciation of the fa that the theatre " "'cssina; to civilization Others who anoke v i.k a ri!lmf.i'h!phd.'of lh Lambs; ( hanl nlng Pollock. Walter Irwin, and Henri w rui t, r-resiaent r-resiaent r-resiaent or the University of Brussels. Daniel Frohnus presided. l

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