|The Lasky company has acquired a 4,000-acre ranch in the great San Fernando valley on which they have built a large two-story Spanish casa which is to be used in "The Rose of the Ranch" which has just been started. The new ground is to be used for big scenes and where a large location is needed. A stock farm is to be maintained on the ranch. It is planned to use 500 people in the story. There will be 150 people transported through Southern California for the mission scenes. The studio will be used for the largest scene ever set up, the whole state and ground space being utilized.|
DIRECTIONS: From Los Angeles, take Interstate 5 north to the 134 west. Exit at Forest Lawn Drive. The Forest Lawn Cemetary is on your left (south side). This was the location of the ranch.
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