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    • A Bear, A Boy and A Dog

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970; Howard, Sunny;
    • Title frame from Nell Shipman's 20-minute short film, "A Bear, A Boy and A Dog." Originally titled "Saturday Off" in 1920, the film was reissued in 1921 under this new title.
    • Ah Wing

    • Wing, Ah; Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Actor Ah Wing and Nell Shipman (as Faith Diggs) in a scene from "The Grub-Stake." Born in China, Ah Wing (1851-1941) appeared in at least eight films in the 1910s and 1920s.
    • Alfred Allen and Nell Shipman

    • Allen, Alfred, 1866-1947; Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Mark Leroy (at left, portrayed by Alfred Allen) introduces Faith Diggs (Nell Shipman) to the dance hall crowd in a scene from "The Grub-Stake." The third actor (right) is unidentified.
    • Back to God's Country advertisement

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • An advertisment for Shipman's film, "Back to God's Country," from the July 24, 1920, issue of The Moving Picture World. This image was made from a photographic reproduction of the magazine page.
    • Barry Shipman

    • Shipman, Barry, 1912-1994;
    • Barry Shipman (1912-1994), Nell and Ernest Shipman's son, about 1935. He became a screenwriter for the movie serials in the 1930s, scripting some of Dick Tracy's and Flash Gordon's most memorable adventures. He later wrote for television,...
    • Barry Shipman

    • Shipman, Barry, 1912-1994;
    • Barry Shipman (1912-1994), Nell and Ernest Shipman's son, about 1930. He became a screenwriter for the movie serials in the 1930s, scripting some of Dick Tracy's and Flash Gordon's most memorable adventures. He later wrote for television,...
    • Beulah Shipman

    • Shipman, Beulah, 1909-2005;
    • Dancer and actress Beulah McDonald Shipman (1909-2005), wife of Barry Shipman. Acting under the name Gwynne Shipman in the 1930s, she appeared as the female lead in motion pictures opposite Tom Keene and William Boyd (Hopalong Cassidy).
    • Edward Burns

    • Burns, Edward J., 1892-1980; Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Actor Edward Burns in a scene from "The Girl From God's Country." The script girl and Nell Shipman are in the background.
    • Elks Lodge to Be Hose to Football Teams

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Members of the Boise Elk’s lodge will be hosts to the Boise high school and Boise Junior college football squads Friday night, George Penson, exalted ruler, said today. A banquet in the club dining room beginning at 7:30 p.m. will precede the...
    • George Berrell

    • Berrell, George, 1849-1933;
    • Actor George Berrell, as Pierre Le Mort, in Nell Shipman's film, "The Girl From God's Country." George Berrell (1849-1933) appeared in more than 50 films. According to a profile in the June 25, 1922, issue of the Spokesman-Review (Spokane,...
    • Girl from Beyond

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970; Whitman, Gayne;
    • Lantern slide advertising the Vitagraph film, "The Girl From Beyond," starring Nell Shipman and Alfred Whitman (later known as Gayne Whitman). Lantern slides were widely used in theaters at that time to promote forthcoming films; theaters...
    • Joseph B. Walker

    • Walker, Joseph B.;
    • Nell Shipman's cameraman, Joseph B. Walker. His first feature film work as a cinematographer was on Shipman's "Back to God's Country." He also worked with her on "Trail of the Arrow," "A Bear, A Boy and A Dog," " Something New," "The Girl From...
    • Junior College News Notes By Essamary Parker

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Military academies; Education; Motion pictures;
    • Moving Picture—A motion picture will be shown at the Junior college auditorium at 10 o’clock Thursday morning, picturing the story of petroleum Teachers Return—Six teachers, graduates of Boise Junior college, have returned to their positions after...

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