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GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Trade Review
17 Oct 1925
p. 35.
Film Daily
11 Dec 1924
p. 2.
Film Daily
4 Sep 1925
p. 7.
Film Daily
18 Oct 1925
p. 6.
Motion Picture News
6 Jun 1925
p. 2765.
Moving Picture World
28 Feb 1925
p. 929.
Moving Picture World
23 May 1925
p. 458.
Moving Picture World
18 Jul 1925
p. 343.
Photoplay
Jan 1926
p. 49.
Picture-Play Magazine
Nov 1925
p. 89, 111.
Variety
9 Dec 1925
p. 42.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PRODUCER
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the play Lazybones by Owen Davis (New York, 22 Sep 1924).
AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
8 November 1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 4 December 1925
Production Date:
began 6 June 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
30 August 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21997
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,234
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

In a small town about 1900, Agnes Fanning and Lazybones, a lovable but shiftless character, are sweethearts. Her sister, Ruth, returns home from school with a child (Kit) and a story of a marriage to a sailor who drowned. Lazybones saves Ruth from committing suicide and adopts Kit. Ruth marries Elmer Ballister. Agnes renounces Lazybones when he refuses to give up the child. Ruth dies after confessing to her mother. Years pass. Lazybones goes off to France during the World War. Returning, he plans to wed Kit, now a grown girl, but finds her in love with Dick Ritchie. Kit weds Dick, and it is intimated that Lazybones and Agnes may ... +


In a small town about 1900, Agnes Fanning and Lazybones, a lovable but shiftless character, are sweethearts. Her sister, Ruth, returns home from school with a child (Kit) and a story of a marriage to a sailor who drowned. Lazybones saves Ruth from committing suicide and adopts Kit. Ruth marries Elmer Ballister. Agnes renounces Lazybones when he refuses to give up the child. Ruth dies after confessing to her mother. Years pass. Lazybones goes off to France during the World War. Returning, he plans to wed Kit, now a grown girl, but finds her in love with Dick Ritchie. Kit weds Dick, and it is intimated that Lazybones and Agnes may marry. +

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