Favorite photos of silent stars

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Another of a silent star holding an animal--This time Theda Bara and puppers.
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This one is interesting!
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That's a cool one! I wonder how they got Luke to pose up on top like that?

Mabel wistfully eating:
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WOW! I love that Theda Bara one!
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We can do gifs here, too, right? ☺️
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Kitty wrote:
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:47 pm
We can do gifs here, too, right? ☺️
You’re the boss—sounds good to me!

Here’s one from Speedy, one of my top favorites.
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Here is a beautiful one of Mabel I’ve not seen before. This was posted on the Wished on Mabel Facebook page courtesy of Marilyn Slater.
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That is lovely! I keep thinking that one day I'll search through those photos that are always in antique stores and find a silent actor. I can dream, can't I? :lol:
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Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:37 am
That is lovely! I keep thinking that one day I'll search through those photos that are always in antique stores and find a silent actor. I can dream, can't I? :lol:
There's probably a chance since a lot of them must have been made!

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Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Doug Fairbanks on the set of Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917)
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