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Woods would like to know Addams' conclusion regarding whether or not to allow children to appear on the theatrical stage.
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Addams gives a praising review of Lovett's play Cowards.
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Lindsey's secretary asks Addams to look over a plan for the protection of stage children.
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Addams invites Lady Gregory to Hull-House to see three plays and to have dinner with her.
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Addams recounts a story depicted in a children's play at Hull-House, which she offers as an allegory about the importance of women in society.
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Davies explains his attitudes about child labor and the misunderstandings about them.
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Pelham responds to Bennett's harsh critique of the Hull-House Players.
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Bennett offers a harsh review a of "The Tragedy of Nan" by the Hull-House Players.
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The Mirror publishes Addams' letter of May 4 and criticizes Addams support for censoring motion pictures.
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Addams questions the Mirror's coverage of her views on theater, asking to know the source of their reporting.
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Lillie praises Addams on her recent articles in McClure's Magazine.
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The Mirror criticizes Addams for her recent appearance at the Majestic Theatre, questioning whether she was paid and the probity of the appearance.
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Addams discusses plans to visit Haldeman in Philadelphia to see her perform in Ben Hur.
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A notice about the opening of the play, Shorty McCabe, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
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Parker reports on an interview with Morrison regarding Addams' opposition to a child actor exception to the 1903 Illinois Child Labor Law.
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Breckinridge sends Addams The Three Plays by Brieux.
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Lindsey congratulates Addams on the Child Welfare Exhibit and sends his hopes that he will be able to talk to her soon about his stance on the child actor law.
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Denvir informs Addams that the Illinois legislative bill, which would have allowed theaters to employ children after hours, failed in large part to her efforts against it.
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Oglesby informs Addams that allowing her request to speak at the hearings on the child actor bill was not within his power.
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Brown writes Addams about the revival of the stage child bill and about plans for a new pamphlet opposing it.
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Brown offers Addams more information pertinent to the stage child investigation.
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Bates writes Addams in support of her work to ban child actors from the theater.
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Holaday invites Addams to present her arguments on State Senate Bill 233, which threatens to exempt child actors from the 1903 Illinois Child Labor Law.
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Lindsey apologizes to Owen for any distress following his statement at the Theatrical Benefit and discusses child labor and child actors.
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Addams invites Whitlock to Chicago to see the Hull-House  production of John Galsworthy's play, Justice.