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by LampyMeier2007
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Baby Ivy Ward
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Baby Ivy Ward

BROOKLYN DAILY EAGLE, NEW YORK, SUNDAY, APRIL 20, 1930. Some interesting Information, maybe helping finding out what happened to her. "At the age when most girls are just beginning to think about a career 16-year-old Ivy Ward, pretty Bushwick High School junior, has already had one—a profitable one,...
by LampyMeier2007
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Richard Oswalds Hound of Baskervilles (1929) found,restored and screened
Replies: 10
Views: 875

Re: Richard Oswalds Hound of Baskervilles (1929) found,restored and screened

Makes me want to see this. Its good to know that it was really found. After the discovery in 2009 there were rumours that it was only the 1914 Version. But then again sadly some footage is missing from reels 2 and 3. But better portions missing than only having half a film. (Im thinking about the re...
by LampyMeier2007
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Richard Oswalds Hound of Baskervilles (1929) found,restored and screened
Replies: 10
Views: 875

Richard Oswalds Hound of Baskervilles (1929) found,restored and screened

Have anyone seen this Long considered lost film at the San Francisco Screening in June 2018 ?

http://silentfilm.org/archive-by-year/2 ... skervilles
by LampyMeier2007
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: SOLVED. Sherlock Holmes Actress Peggy Bayfield
Replies: 1
Views: 920

SOLVED. Sherlock Holmes Actress Peggy Bayfield

Solved. She was Born Maude Elizabeth Bayield. And died June 1997. IMDB says her husband Name was Leon Pollock.
by LampyMeier2007
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Excess Baggage (1928) Lost film with William Haines Exist ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1309

Re: Excess Baggage (1928) Lost film with William Haines Exis

Thanks, Yes indeed looks like a misunderstanding. Sadly only the discs survive.
by LampyMeier2007
Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Excess Baggage (1928) Lost film with William Haines Exist ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1309

Excess Baggage (1928) Lost film with William Haines Exist ?

This book about Ricardo Cortez say that a copy is Held at Film and Television Archives at UCLA. https://books.google.de/books?id=nM5ADwAAQBAJ&pg=PA241&lpg=PA241&dq=Archives+du+Film+du+CNC+(Bois+d'Arcy" target="_blank)+lost+films&source=bl&ots=xAueJvvZSE&sig=c2aTniSYzdoCtvMQCs7pvMWpLpk&hl=de&sa=X&ved...
by LampyMeier2007
Wed Jul 04, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: New Discoveries about forgotten movie makers
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

WC Fields Child Actress Naomi Casey

Mentioned sometimes in newspapers from late 1920s early 1930s as Little Bubbles. She died as Naomi Bentley April 4, 2005 and was Born July 13, 1924 in Bronx, NY.
by LampyMeier2007
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: New Discoveries about forgotten movie makers
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

Madge Darrell Larry Semon Actress

One Time Larry Semon Actress and Vaudeville Performer Madge Darrell :

She died from stomach cancer January 14, 1921 and was forty two years old.
by LampyMeier2007
Sat May 26, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: New Discoveries about forgotten movie makers
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

New Discoveries about forgotten movie makers

The Website Lucky Corner gave me the tip for this mystery asst. director. While I have searched for him under surname Shields, the Website said he was also known as Shourds and there he was. Born as Walter Sherborne Shourds Jr. 1930 Census listed as Sherry Shrouds, occupation asst director in movies...
by LampyMeier2007
Mon May 07, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor
Replies: 9
Views: 2494

Re: Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor

Found this about the pardoned murderer at Google search : https://www.google.de/search?hl=de&biw=1440&bih=721&tbm=bks&ei=NQ_wWuSrBIqR6ASn45CYAw&q=George+L.+Marion.+Marion%2C+whose+real+name+is+stated+in+the+application+to+be+Sullivan%2C+is+now+more+than+sixty+years+old.+lie+was+an+actor+by+professio...
by LampyMeier2007
Mon May 07, 2018 1:58 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor
Replies: 9
Views: 2494

Re: Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor

Thats right I had a difficult search too because of the more known Anna Christie (1930) actor. Thanks Harold, Rick and Hamilton I will search the Sullivan clue. The New York Clipper says something about San Francisco and I think I remember that a George Louis Marion was living according to 1920 Cens...
by LampyMeier2007
Fri May 04, 2018 6:26 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor
Replies: 9
Views: 2494

Need help to find out what happened to Mystery Actor

Have been searching for an unknown actor playing in such classics as He who gets slapped (1924), The Lost World(1925), The Freshman (1925), Our Hospitality(1923), Oliver Twist (1922) and The Shock(1923). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDglDKPqjZg After Long search found his real Name, but nothing mo...
by LampyMeier2007
Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Go and Get It (1920)
Replies: 5
Views: 2312

Re: Go and Get It (1920)

I have seen this too and wondered. These lost films are also said to have been found but no info elsewhere as in Library of Congress Research site, American Silent Feature Film Database. Huck and Tom 1918, The Price of Silence(18) and A Mans Country(19) both with Lon Chaney and Tod Brownings The Dec...
by LampyMeier2007
Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Kurfürstendam (1920) with Conrad Veidt found ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1095

Re: Kurfürstendam (1920) with Conrad Veidt found ?

Hi, Arndt, I havent contacted them. But I know that only a 12m Clip of the film Das Rätsel von Bangalor (1918) was found some years ago and that Filmportal list it under Archivkopie. (Dont meaning that they have the film but only the 12meter Clip). But for Bangalor the lenght of the footage is liste...
by LampyMeier2007
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Kurfürstendam (1920) with Conrad Veidt found ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1095

Kurfürstendam (1920) with Conrad Veidt found ?

Here from filmportal.de info that footage possible a complete or incomplete print is available at Deutsche Kinemathek : http://www.filmportal.de/node/32087/stock#Archivkopie" target="_blank Also here is a 13 sec. Clip from the film : http://footage.framepool.com/en/shot/855806192-asta-nielsen-conrad...
by LampyMeier2007
Wed May 10, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: What Happened To Beth Darlington?
Replies: 2
Views: 763

Re: What Happened To Beth Darlington?

Hi, In an article from Motion Picture Magazine Aug 1921-Jan 1922 her adress was given as 2633 Romeo Str. 1921 at that adress was living a Mae W. Hixson with her daughter Helen. This Helen is known under the name Beth Darlington. In the 1925 Los Angeles Directory her occupation is given as actor. At ...
by LampyMeier2007
Tue May 09, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Wikipedia Surviving Silent Actors List
Replies: 2
Views: 956

Re: Wikipedia Surviving Silent Actors List

Even some Hollywood ones are missing. Lilliana Genardi playing in Lon Chaneys Laugh Clown laugh or Silas Hathaway who Plays a Baby in Chaplins The Kid. Also there is Doris Oelze from Our Gang (b. 1921).
by LampyMeier2007
Sat Apr 08, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn
Replies: 5
Views: 1220

Re: Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn

Here is the Ad/Picture from the article I saw : http://lantern.mediahist.org/catalog/hollywoodfilmogr12holl_0437 The sister I mean is the right one (In the AD/Picture from Hollywood Filmograph) and must be Dolly (8years old) and not Dimples as I believed before. And here the Our Gang Episode, Its Ou...
by LampyMeier2007
Fri Apr 07, 2017 3:30 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn
Replies: 5
Views: 1220

Re: Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn

Thanks for the info, at same article from 1935 is said that they are daughters of Mrs A. J. Blackburn , La Reine Hotel, Bradley Beach, NJ and that they are 8 and 9 years old. So their real Name must be Blackburn, Dolly and Dimples I assume are not their real names. I have searched Blackburn families...
by LampyMeier2007
Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn
Replies: 5
Views: 1220

Searching for Dolly and Dimples Blackburn

Today I came across a photo of the Blackburn sisters (Dolly and Dimples Blackburn) in Hollywood Filmograph Jan-Dec 1932. One of the sister (Dimples?) Im sure had an uncredited part in the Marx Brothers movie At the Opera. She was in the Scene when Harpo was playing surrounded by children on ship. Al...
by LampyMeier2007
Mon Feb 13, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Huck and Tom 1918
Replies: 8
Views: 2132

Re: Huck and Tom 1918

Here are other previously lost films that have been found according to loc : Go and get it 1920 Director : Marshall Neilan with Bull Montana as Apeman. In Cineteca Italiana (Milano). The Life Of General Villa (1914) One Reel of seven. A Mans Country (1919) with Lon Chaney in Danish Film Institute (K...
by LampyMeier2007
Sun Feb 12, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Huck and Tom 1918
Replies: 8
Views: 2132

Re: Huck and Tom 1918

silentmovies742 you are right the link seems not to work. Just search the site for Tom and Huck on the left side.
by LampyMeier2007
Sat Feb 11, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Huck and Tom 1918
Replies: 8
Views: 2132

Re: Huck and Tom 1918

Here the search result from the Archive which is located in France(?).
by LampyMeier2007
Sat Feb 11, 2017 3:06 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Huck and Tom 1918
Replies: 8
Views: 2132

Huck and Tom 1918

I have always thought that this film was lost with only Tom Sawyer 1917 and Huckleberry FInn 1920 survive. Was it found ? https://memory.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.mbrs.sfdb.6330/default.html" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank Is the source right stating tha...
by LampyMeier2007
Tue Feb 07, 2017 6:03 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Nora Hayden
Replies: 2
Views: 638

Re: Nora Hayden

She died as Nora H. Rupert and was Born May 31, 1890 and died Feb 5, 1987 in San Bernardino, California.
by LampyMeier2007
Mon Dec 19, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Hertzel Effensachs
Replies: 1
Views: 1107

Re: Hertzel Effensachs

Also his credit in World at Columbus as Marine Coordinator seems to be incorect, because D. W. Griffiths film has nothing to do with Christoph Columbus. The film is a religious one and about a religious Methodist Meeting in Columbus, Ohio.
by LampyMeier2007
Wed Nov 30, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Comedian Jimmy Callahan Found
Replies: 0
Views: 977

Comedian Jimmy Callahan Found

Few Years ago I read for the first time about this comedian at silentcomedymafiasite and became interested what became of him.
Here seems to be the answer. Birth/Death Date : http://www.babycookmakes3.com/family/callahan1888.html" target="_blank" target="_blank
by LampyMeier2007
Sun Nov 13, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Eye Museum UploadsTwo New Films to YT
Replies: 15
Views: 3102

Re: Eye Museum UploadsTwo New Films to YT

Hi Jim,
In his original statement the man who identified the surviving footage said he found 2 reels. Maybe he photographed not all the material he found, but just enough to tell everybody that this is not a joke.
by LampyMeier2007
Sat Nov 12, 2016 8:07 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Eye Museum UploadsTwo New Films to YT
Replies: 15
Views: 3102

Re: Eye Museum UploadsTwo New Films to YT

All I know is that 2 reels were discovered in December 2014 at EYE Archive. All known Information here : http://un1324.blogspot.de/2014/12/im-trying-to-save-this-lon-chaney.html" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank and http://www.nitrateville.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=19250" target="_blank"...