America's Leading Photoplay Artist -- April 22, 2014
Actress Pearl White was the first serial queen, starring in The Perils of Pauline in 1914. Before the serials, she appeared in many comedies, such as the Crystals, released through Universal. The ad is from the 05-October-1912 Moving Picture World. "Split Reel Every Sunday. Consisting of Two Rip-Roaring Comedies."