Most of the paper dolls on this site are from newspaper archives. All newspaper items have been copied in black and white. I have added color to some of the paper dolls. All of the coloring contests for movies and from ads were found searching through newspapers.
Sunday, May 20, 2012
The Red Dance
September 21, 1928. A coloring contest for the motion picture, THE RED DANCE. "This is Delores Del Rio in The Red Dance, Fox Movietone special, opening at the Campus Theater tomorrow. Cash prizes of $5.00 and $2.50 and two pair of passes for the next two attractions at the Campus Theater are offered to the persons who do the best job of coloring this drawing. Cut out this drawing, use crayons, water color, pastels or any medium. Red should be the principal color." The Red Dance starred Charles Farrell, Delores Del Rio, Ivan Linow, Boris Charsky and Dorothy Revier. A story of romance and intrigue during the Russian revolution. Directed by Raoul Walsh.