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February 13, 2010 |  4:00 am

Feb. 13, 1920, Briggs 
“Oh, Man!” by Clare Briggs.

Feb. 13, 1920, Movies
Location sleuth, Feb. 13, 1920: “A section of Chinatown was practically remodeled early this week to conform to the exigencies of ‘The Heart of a Child,' from Frank Danby's novel, which is Nazimova's current Metro vehicle. The Chinese were bewildered by the changes made in their haunts by motion picture painters and carpenters.” And Sam Goldwyn says Maurice Maeterlinck is coming to work in the movies. Zasu Pitts’ contract of $1,000 a week translates to $10659.60, USD 2008.