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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
ETR
28 Apr 17
p. 1464.
Motog
19 May 17
p. 1068.
MPN
5 May 17
p. 2858.
MPW
18 Aug 17
p. 18.
MPW
12 May 17
p. 1020.
Variety
27 Apr 17
p. 27.
Wid's
26 Apr 17
pp. 269-70.
DETAILS
Release Date:
7 May 1917
Copyright Claimant:
Bluebird Photoplays, Inc.
Copyright Date:
10 April 1917
Copyright Number:
LP10541
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Bonnie, an innocent orphan girl, is bullied by Bull Dorgan, the crude foreman of the lumber camp who frequents the saloon that her foster father owns. One day, playwright Arthur Wharton arrives in town, brokenhearted because the woman he loved, Elinor Grenville, married another for money. To protect Bonnie from Dorgan, Arthur marries the girl and then leaves her in the care of his sister Charlotte while he travels to Japan. When he returns, Elinor, now a widow, decides she wants Arthur back and so endeavors to estrange the couple by hiring a man to compromise Bonnie. Elinor almost succeeds in her plan, but in the end, Arthur and Bonnie reconcile and face a happy future ... +


Bonnie, an innocent orphan girl, is bullied by Bull Dorgan, the crude foreman of the lumber camp who frequents the saloon that her foster father owns. One day, playwright Arthur Wharton arrives in town, brokenhearted because the woman he loved, Elinor Grenville, married another for money. To protect Bonnie from Dorgan, Arthur marries the girl and then leaves her in the care of his sister Charlotte while he travels to Japan. When he returns, Elinor, now a widow, decides she wants Arthur back and so endeavors to estrange the couple by hiring a man to compromise Bonnie. Elinor almost succeeds in her plan, but in the end, Arthur and Bonnie reconcile and face a happy future together. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Northwest


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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