A Regular Scout (1926)

Western | 1926

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SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
21 Nov 1926.
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Variety
1 Dec 1926
p. 34.
DETAILS
Release Date:
1926
Premiere Information:
release: 15 November or 26 December 1926
Copyright Claimant:
R-C Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
15 November 1926
Copyright Number:
LP23332
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,564 , 5,601
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Fred Blake avenges the death of his mother, who expires after a bandit's raid, and discovers letters in the dead man's possession revealing him to be the long-lost son of the wealthy Monroe family. Fred impersonates the son and is accepted by Mrs. Monroe and Olive, her daughter, though he is followed by a mysterious stranger who has witnessed his struggle with the real son. His arrival defeats the plans of lawyer Luke Baxter and his son Steve, who want to fleece Mrs. Monroe. Fred's bitterness fades, and he becomes interested in a Boy Scout troop as well as in Olive; but when honored for rescuing a boy, he confesses his deception and is arrested. Maurauders raid the Monroe home and kidnap Olive; but with the help of the Scouts and Silver King, Fred escapes, rescues Olive, and is cleared by the ... +


Fred Blake avenges the death of his mother, who expires after a bandit's raid, and discovers letters in the dead man's possession revealing him to be the long-lost son of the wealthy Monroe family. Fred impersonates the son and is accepted by Mrs. Monroe and Olive, her daughter, though he is followed by a mysterious stranger who has witnessed his struggle with the real son. His arrival defeats the plans of lawyer Luke Baxter and his son Steve, who want to fleece Mrs. Monroe. Fred's bitterness fades, and he becomes interested in a Boy Scout troop as well as in Olive; but when honored for rescuing a boy, he confesses his deception and is arrested. Maurauders raid the Monroe home and kidnap Olive; but with the help of the Scouts and Silver King, Fred escapes, rescues Olive, and is cleared by the stranger. +

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