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DATE
PAGE
ETR
14 Sep 18
p. 1261.
ETR
5 Oct 18
p. 1531.
MPN
14 Sep 18
p. 1763.
MPW
3 Aug 18
p. 718.
MPW
21 Sep 18
p. 1770.
NYDM
28 Sep 18
pp. 482-83.
Variety
20 Sep 18
p. 46.
Wid's
22 Sep 18
p. 15.
DETAILS
Release Date:
9 September 1918
Copyright Claimant:
World Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
12 September 1918
Copyright Number:
LU12836
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,884
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Pampered Frederic "Freddy" Pritchard, warned by his father that he must work or be disinherited, learns how to crack safes to help his girlfriend, Gloria Nevins. Gloria's villainous uncle holds security for the family jewels, as well as the right to vote on the disposition of the Nevins Motor Works. After Freddy steals the papers with the aid of his valet Smithson, Gloria's uncle locks him in a warehouse to prevent his attending a crucial stockholders' meeting. Freddy escapes and saves the factory for Mrs. Nevins, who gives him power of proxy. Pritchard, Sr., pleased with his son, consents to Freddy's marriage to ... +


Pampered Frederic "Freddy" Pritchard, warned by his father that he must work or be disinherited, learns how to crack safes to help his girlfriend, Gloria Nevins. Gloria's villainous uncle holds security for the family jewels, as well as the right to vote on the disposition of the Nevins Motor Works. After Freddy steals the papers with the aid of his valet Smithson, Gloria's uncle locks him in a warehouse to prevent his attending a crucial stockholders' meeting. Freddy escapes and saves the factory for Mrs. Nevins, who gives him power of proxy. Pritchard, Sr., pleased with his son, consents to Freddy's marriage to Gloria. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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