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Daily News Article on Canada Lee

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This article attempts to create a portrait of the actor Canada Lee by describing his odd career paths.

"Ode of Homage"

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ODE OF HOMAGE.
(Composed by Bert Stamps, anuary 14, 1913.)

An ode to Aida Overton Walker,
Our pre-eminent comedienne,
Masterpiece of the Divine Creator's
Artistic femininity.
Paramountess of classis vaudeville,
Cantatrice and dancer unique,
Who merits this appropriate title,
A terrestrial "Fairy" on feet.

May her life be…

Aida Overton Walker in male costume

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THE STAGE
Doings of the Profession on and off the Boards.
By James Austin, The Observer.

AIDA OVERTON WALKER IN MALE ATTIRE AT HAMMERSTEN'S THEATRE
One of the big hits of the bill at Hammersten's Victoria Theatre, New York, last week, was Aida Overton Walker and her dancing girls. Will H Vodery is musical director.
Miss Walker opens in front…

Advertisement for His Honor the Barber

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STARTING SUNDAY MATIN[EE]The SMART S[ET]Presenting the Incomparable ComedianS. H. DUDLE[Y]Supported by the Peerless ComedienneAIDA OVERTON WALKER and 50 Associate Playe[rs]In the Latest Comedy CreationHIS HONOR THE BARBERAt the Globe Theatre