The Theatre: The Best Plays: Dec. 24, 1923

These are the plays which, in the light of metropolitan criticism, seem most important:

Drama

TARNISH—A study in sex relations, pure and profane, conclusively demonstrating that men are a bad lot.

RAIN—A study in sex relations, pure and profane, demonstrating that missionaries are a bad lot.

THE LADY—A study in sex relations, pure and profane, bearing witness that artists are a bad lot.

"LAUGH, CLOWN, LAUGH!"—A study in the sex relations, pure and profane, proving the latter are more successful.

QUEEN VICTORIA—An indication that small portions of the populace still yearn for sweetness and...

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