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DATE
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19 May 16
p. 20.
MPN
17 Jun 16
p. 3768.
MPW
24 Jun 16
p. 2259.
MPW
8 Jul 16
p. 297.
DETAILS
Release Date:
26 June 1916
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Film Mfg. Co., Inc.
Copyright Date:
31 May 1916
Copyright Number:
LP8389
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Mabel Wyland wants to marry Larry Crane, a wholesale fish dealer, but her mother has her eye on bigger game. Mrs. Wyland has decided that Mabel must marry Lord Percy, a wealthy Englishman, and she spends her spare time preparing a lavish Hawaiian wedding. Larry follows the wedding party to Honolulu, hoping to rescue Mabel from the chronically dull Percy, but authorities, believing that he has stolen funds from his father's office, detain him. Undeterred, Larry still manages to make it to the wedding, and when Mrs. Wyland falls asleep during the ceremony, Larry takes Percy's place and marries Myrtle, after which a telegram from his father clears him of the theft ... +


Mabel Wyland wants to marry Larry Crane, a wholesale fish dealer, but her mother has her eye on bigger game. Mrs. Wyland has decided that Mabel must marry Lord Percy, a wealthy Englishman, and she spends her spare time preparing a lavish Hawaiian wedding. Larry follows the wedding party to Honolulu, hoping to rescue Mabel from the chronically dull Percy, but authorities, believing that he has stolen funds from his father's office, detain him. Undeterred, Larry still manages to make it to the wedding, and when Mrs. Wyland falls asleep during the ceremony, Larry takes Percy's place and marries Myrtle, after which a telegram from his father clears him of the theft charge. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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