Over the Footlights*

Over the Footlights*

Mr. Leacock Plays on the Drama—He Gets Hearty Laughter

The Story. Some call it the Drayma, some the Drammer, the largest proportion simply and succinctly the Movies. But, anyhow, whether you go in for the newest expressionistic fling in any number of scenes in which the hero is an ear-wig† and the heroine the Spirit of the Single Tax and all the action takes place offstage or stick to the simple mystery play where bodies are always falling out of chinaclosets and nobody knows who...

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