During Charlie's brief stay in Marseilles in April 1931, he was visited at his hotel by Los Angeles-based evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, who had always wanted to meet him. They went to dinner where Charlie "twitted her good-humoredly about the mental age of her audiences (she inquired if he was aware of the mental age of a motion-picture audience),

During Charlie's brief stay in Marseilles in April 1931, he was visited at his hotel by Los Angeles-based evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, who had always wanted to meet him. They went to dinner where Charlie "twitted her good-humoredly about the mental age of her audiences (she inquired if he was aware of the mental age of a motion-picture audience),

“You cannot dwell in the presence of the Lord without prayer and the Word.” –Aimee Semple McPherson, founder of The Foursquare Church

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“You cannot dwell in the presence of the Lord without prayer and the Word.” –Aimee Semple McPherson, founder of The Foursquare Church

Vintage Hymnal, Foursquare Church, 1957, Aimee Semple McPherson

Vintage Hymnal, Foursquare Church, 1957, Aimee Semple McPherson, hymn book

Foursquare hymnal

Vintage Hymnal, Foursquare Church, 1957, Aimee Semple McPherson

Foursquare hymnal

Aimee Semple McPherson

Aimee Semple McPherson

Aimee Semple McPherson, also known as Sister Aimee, was a Canadian-American Los Angeles, California evangelist and media celebrity in the 1920s and 1930s. She founded the Foursquare Church.  McPherson has been noted as a pioneer in the use of modern media, especially radio, and was the second woman to be granted a broadcast license. She used radio to draw on the growing appeal of popular entertainment in North America and incorporated other forms into her weekly sermons at Angelus Temple.

Discover Angelus Temple in Los Angeles, California: Church and home-museum of a female revivalist preacher with a very sordid past.

Aimee Semple McPherson She founded the Foursquare Church. McPherson has been noted as a pioneer in the use of modern media, especially radio, and was the second woman to be granted a broadcast license.

Aimee Semple McPherson - encyclopedia article about Aimee Semple McPherson. Aimee Semple McPherson became one of the most photographed persons of her time. She enjoyed publicity and quotes on almost every subject were sought from her by journalists.

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5 Mysterious Disappearances (That Were Elaborate Hoaxes)

Aimee Semple McPherson - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aimee_Semple_McPherson

On May Aimee Semple McPherson went for a swim in the Pacific Ocean at Venice Beach. 32 days after Aimee Semple McPherson disappeared, she was found in the small Mexican town of Agua Prieta.

Aimee Semple McPherson surrounded by flowers, cutting into Angelus Temple cake, 1927. Not one for settling into a predictable routine, she used her birthday, national holidays and other events to theme church services and gala festivities around.

Aimee Semple McPherson surrounded by flowers, cutting into Angelus Temple cake, Not one for settling into a predictable routine, she used her birthday, national holidays and other events to theme church services and gala festivities around.

Aimee Semple McPherson with her first husband Robert Semple -Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Aimee Semple McPherson with her first husband Robert Semple -Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Aimee Semple McPherson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Aimee Semple McPherson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Aimee Semple McPherson Recordings | Old Time Radio

Aimee Semple McPherson Recordings | Old Time Radio

Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson - Previews Begin October 13 at the Neil Simon Theatre

Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson Playbill Covers on Broadway - Information, Cast, Crew, Synopsis and Photos - Playbill Vault Kathy Lee Gifford's 2012 Flop

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