GABY DESLYS'S ESCAPE.
She and Others Fall Into the Seine,
but Are Rescued Unhurt.
Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES.
PARIS, July 15. - Gaby Deslys, M. Pilser, her dancing partner: Max Linder, a Paris Cinema star, and four others were nearly drowned yesterday when a landing stage at Varenne St. Hilaire, where M. Linder has a villa, collapsed as they were about to enter a boat.
Linder had invited the party for the 14th of July. They were crossing to watch the fireworks on the opposite bank of the Seine, when the accident occurred. All were quickly rescued unhurt. (The New York Times, July 16th 1914)