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THE PICKFORD BIOGRAPHS: “FRIENDS” (1912)

Dora (Mary Pickford) is a “little orphan” with “eager eyes and bright smile.”  Despite what the intertitles in the film tell us, she is clearly a prostitute.  She indeed makes the Gulch Saloon “an earthly paradise for the rough miners of Golden Creek.”  … Continue reading

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