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dela Nora Rogers St. Johns (May 20, 1894 – August 10, 1988) was an American journalist, novelist, and screenwriter. She wrote a number of screenplays for silent movies but is best remembered for her groundbreaking exploits as the "The World's Greatest Girl Reporter" during the 1920s and 1930s and her celebrity interviews for Photoplay magazine.SHE WAS LIKE A SISTER TO WALLACE REID. THEY WERE CLOSE FRIENDS...AND SHE REMAINED FAITHFUL AND TRUE UNTIL EVEN AFTER HIS DEATH.

dela Nora Rogers St. Johns (May 20, 1894 – August 10, 1988) was an American journalist, novelist, and screenwriter. She wrote a number of screenplays for silent movies but is best remembered for her groundbreaking exploits as the "The World's Greatest Girl Reporter" during the 1920s and 1930s and her celebrity interviews for Photoplay magazine.SHE WAS LIKE A SISTER TO WALLACE REID. THEY WERE CLOSE FRIENDS...AND SHE REMAINED FAITHFUL AND TRUE UNTIL EVEN AFTER HIS DEATH.

Wallace Reid (1891-1923) Vitagraph Studios capitalized on his sex appeal and cast him in a major role. Although Reid's good looks and powerful physique made him the perfect "matinee idol", he was equally happy with roles behind the scenes and often worked as a writer, cameraman, and director. He was featured in Birth of a Nation (1915) and Intolerance (1916), both directed by D.W. Griffith. Prescribed morphine when injured making a movie, he died of morphine addiction at 31.

Silent Film Sex Symbols: The Men

DeMille, was an American film director and film producer in both silent and sound films. He Wallace Reid silent movie star.

Whitelaw Reid (October 27, 1837 – December 15, 1912) was a U.S. politician and newspaper editor, as well as the author of a popular history of Ohio in the Civil War. He was the grandfather of prominent journalist and New York Herald Tribune editor Whitelaw Reid. He was the first US ambassador to France who spoke french to the French. He was an ancestor of Wallace Reid on his father's (James Hallek Reid) side.

James Whitelaw Reid, father of Jean Templeton Reid who married 23 June 1908 to Sir The Hon John Hubert Ward, younger brother of William Humble Ward, Earl of Dudley.

Ad from the January 10, 1922 issue of the Ocala Evening Star promoting Cecil B. DeMille's film "The Affairs of Anatol." The silent film featured actors Gloria Swanson, Wallace Reid, Bebe Daniels, and others. A well-preserved piece of film history.

Ad from the January 1922 issue of the Ocala Evening Star promoting Cecil B. DeMille's film "The Affairs of Anatol." The silent film featured actors Gloria Swanson, Wallace Reid, Bebe Daniels, and others. A well-preserved piece of film history.

Feb 1923 Exhibitors Herald noting the passing of silent film star Wallace Reid a few weeks earlier

Feb 1923 Exhibitors Herald noting the passing of silent film star Wallace Reid a few weeks earlier

Dorothy Davenport February 1917, Dorothy Davenport, Mrs. Wallace Reid, wife of Wallace Reid her  career is often overlooked and she had her own and was very well established in her own right

Wallace Reid, wife of Wallace Reid her career is often overlooked and she had her own and was very well established in her own right

Young Billy Reid (Wallace Reid Jr) from the 1925 July photoplay magazine  now man of the family and would live a very eventful and adventurous life

Young Billy Reid (Wallace Reid Jr) from the 1925 July photoplay magazine now man of the family and would live a very eventful and adventurous life

September 1921 Jesse L. Lasky Presents Wallace Reid in The Hell Diggers, a Paramount picture

September 1921 Jesse L. Lasky Presents Wallace Reid in The Hell Diggers, a Paramount picture

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