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"OLD BILL THROUGH THE AGES" . SOMETHING NEW IN COMEDY Super - Burlesque Adapted From Capt. Bairnsfather's Story at Province Next Week "Old Bill Trough ths Affct, vlilch will hm featured at ths Frovlncs theatre next week, la something quit new In the lilm comedy In fact, a supcr - burlesqje. The picture nhowi "Old Bill In vartoua tfi - ochs, taking part with famous historical vhar - actera In celebrated Incident a, Included among - those who figure in hufciorous fashion In the eight reelii of the film are Willian the Conqueror, King John. jurrn Kllzaheth, Shakespeare, and Charles II.. but among; tha moat hllarloualy funny episodes are the latter ones. In which "Old Bill" flnda himself In America. Thvse Rive Mr. Dentley a chance to make humor - one play with contemporary events In the United states and thla part of tne picture Rbould be enjovad equally hear;Iy ly American and British audiencea allka. Captain Ralrnefather wrote tha atory f "Old Bill Through the Agea," tha een - ario twins; from the pen of that practised writer, Kllot fitnnnnaid. Balrnsfather alao acts In the film, besides naviig do signed an extraordinarily attractive pea ter. Byd Walker aa "Old 1)111" For the leading; part an a I moat miraculously happy choice haa been riarte In the clever comedian, 8yd Walker. It type, he la old Bill down to the last hair of (ha famous walrus moustache, and he will be found to have entered Into Old Blll'a adventures with wonderful icst, and truth to IKe. With Walker ta associated a dleMnguwh. ed Weet Knd east, and It may be added that the production throughout is on a lavish scale. Including numeroug sets of outstanding altrnctlveneas. Hound 9 of "Fighting Blood" nlttld "A Mldeumniet'e Nmht Prream" and the Fox Canadian Maws Pictorial, ara otliur program Items. "Gulioplnf Fish" Today 1 "Galloping Fish," tha sensational comedy that hs p'ayed to capacity business tills wtek, closes tonight, tha last now starting at 10 p.m. SET"

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  1. The Winnipeg Tribune,
  2. 21 Jun 1924, Sat,
  3. Home Edition,
  4. Page 23

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