Paint and Powder (1925)

Melodrama | 1925

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Daily Star (Queens, NY)
16 Dec 1925
p. 5.
Exhibitors Trade Review
10 Oct 1925
p. 36.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
Pers dir
PRODUCER
WRITERS
Story
Titles
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
ART DIRECTOR
Art dir
FILM EDITOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
1925
Premiere Information:
Queens, NY opening: 16 December 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Chadwick Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
31 October 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21959
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,000
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Singing waiter Jimmy Evarts and dancer Mary Dolan, who both work in a Lower East Side cabaret owned by Riley, are in love. Riley is controlled by Tim McCardle, Boss of the Bowery. Theatrical producer Mark Kelsey visits the cabaret, and his wallet is stolen by McCardle. In turn, Jimmy steals the wallet from McCardle and uses the money to dress up Mary. She tries out for a Broadway show and fails; Jimmy is arrested and sent to jail; and Kelsey offers Mary a job in a show. She becomes a star; and when Jimmy is released, Kelsey reunites the two lovers. Jimmy finds Mary scantily clad in the apartment of one of the show's backers, Phillip Andrews, and jumps to conclusions. Repenting, Jimmy returns to find Mary wed to Kelsey. Heartbroken, he leaves her to the ... +


Singing waiter Jimmy Evarts and dancer Mary Dolan, who both work in a Lower East Side cabaret owned by Riley, are in love. Riley is controlled by Tim McCardle, Boss of the Bowery. Theatrical producer Mark Kelsey visits the cabaret, and his wallet is stolen by McCardle. In turn, Jimmy steals the wallet from McCardle and uses the money to dress up Mary. She tries out for a Broadway show and fails; Jimmy is arrested and sent to jail; and Kelsey offers Mary a job in a show. She becomes a star; and when Jimmy is released, Kelsey reunites the two lovers. Jimmy finds Mary scantily clad in the apartment of one of the show's backers, Phillip Andrews, and jumps to conclusions. Repenting, Jimmy returns to find Mary wed to Kelsey. Heartbroken, he leaves her to the producer. +

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