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Star Of Silent Screen Days Dies Penniless (B> Internationa) News Service) Los Angeles, Oct. 2.—Desti- , ., , i 1 J» and penniless at her death, Borden, whose name was enough to "sell" a picture in si- lent screen d will be buried ' Saturday, The actress died yesterday in a f room at the Sunshine for Wo men and Chil- ' r en in downtown Los Angeles, a few miles from the Hollywood that once acc iai me d her a star. _,. „ nn wfmklv ' v ; as wfmv n ' • J i « -PrAm 40 years ola and suffering from :a stomach ailment. None of her . defended ! f owner toast of the films was too gress P r °ud to !et ner condition be of the known. year's presidential one ^^^.L^f": Hw ? *£™ ac ? r £"£ en |: ™ IU! " fL ,"" former fnencs knew of her mother, Mrs. Sybil Bor- sion's clothing commissary, and at her bedside when the end came. Sister Essie Binkley West, NPVV ties, she amassed a fortune dur- fabulous flapper era of roaring twenties the leacins lady for Tom %~S?SSSS3& spend hurriedly. .In a few ; dictment her fortune was gone against Broken romances and sickness brought her to the mission , . , .(.„,,_j ,-,o.i«~ ^ where she at last found peace training fromi the outside wor d. t a program Sister West said tne aciress , Natlonal . spent hours cleaning floors and paid babies. She said Mi^s sive with pride of her programs last stage appearance—an ap- i stat in a pageant at the , ..j mission last Christmas versal the age of 15. Olive Bor- | trainin received her start as a Mack , wou bathing beauty. From nation . , | t reigned su- j prove movie ac- th£ 1925 to 1932 preme as a l^ tress, but with the advent ot ( ~ — - — j(_vciit»scr vv< pictures her career grad- coura ual , y cnded . , , As In ^932 her marriage broke l has . S he moved to New York, j Earl remarried, separated irom^ her j — -" , L - j iUUIlU husband then entered , adopting the WAC in 1943. After her ! service she said: ; At "Since I got out of the Army i both ve gone from job to job. But li a i ways sonl ething went wrong." i Sen •-' . . i—njii. had come to the mission I rado two years ago and stayed \ come there for a few days, then a month. Last week her mother found her seriously ill at a hotel. She returned to the mission for the last time. The girl who played in such hits as "Three Bad Men." "Wedding Rings." "Pajamas." "Yel- Kings. t-ajama.-,. i^-; supporting . low Fingers" and "Love In the ' j Desert" will have homeless chil- U tiren of the mission sing at her funeral services.

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  1. Greensburg Daily News,
  2. 02 Oct 1947, Thu,
  3. Page 17

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