The Wampas Baby Stars: A Biographical Dictionary, 1922-1934

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In 1922, an early association of film publicists known as the Western Associated Motion Picture Advertisers (Wampas) hit upon a strategy to call attention to their organization and their industry. The group selected 13 young actresses with potential star power and promoted them heavily as "Baby" (meaning junior) Stars. Nearly 150 actresses were chosen during the program's existence, 1922-1934. To be selected a Wampas Baby Star soon became a much-sought honor in those days before the Academy Awards. While a few Baby Stars ...

The Wampas Baby Stars: A Biographical Dictionary, 1922-1934 2009, McFarland & Company, Jefferson

ISBN-13: 9780786440610

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The Wampas Baby Stars: A Biographical Dictionary, 1922-1934 2000, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786407569

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