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DATE
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Motog
17 Nov 17
p. 1056.
MPN
17 Nov 17
p. 3485.
MPN
24 Nov 17
p. 3617.
MPW
7 Apr 17
p. 108, 157
NYDM
10 Nov 17
p. 18.
Variety
2 Nov 17
p. 48.
Wid's
8 Nov 17
p. 714.
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LITERARY
Based on the novel Anne's Bridge by Robert W. Chambers (New York, 1914).
DETAILS
Release Date:
5 November 1917
Copyright Claimant:
Vitagraph Co. of America
Copyright Date:
1 November 1917
Copyright Number:
LP11644
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Dr. Allende has invested all of his own money as well as that of his daughter Angelina in the town of Anne's Bridge. When the town's factories fall idle, everything is lost and the doctor kills himself. Some unscrupulous real estate brokers attempt to steal the land from Angelina, and in the mix up, she is accused of shooting one of them and later is sentenced to a reformatory for three years. Upon her release, Angelina returns to Anne's Bridge where she is shunned as a jail bird. Driven by loneliness to advertise for summer boarders, Angelina receives only one response, from James Deane, a young New Yorker attracted by the trout streams on the Allende estate. Deane falls in love with Angelina and asks her to marry him, but she refuses because of her prison record, which she keeps a secret. Returning to New York, Deane learns the truth and proves that Angelina is innocent of the shooting charge. Then he returns to Anne's Bridge, and finds that he has removed the only barrier to their ... +


Dr. Allende has invested all of his own money as well as that of his daughter Angelina in the town of Anne's Bridge. When the town's factories fall idle, everything is lost and the doctor kills himself. Some unscrupulous real estate brokers attempt to steal the land from Angelina, and in the mix up, she is accused of shooting one of them and later is sentenced to a reformatory for three years. Upon her release, Angelina returns to Anne's Bridge where she is shunned as a jail bird. Driven by loneliness to advertise for summer boarders, Angelina receives only one response, from James Deane, a young New Yorker attracted by the trout streams on the Allende estate. Deane falls in love with Angelina and asks her to marry him, but she refuses because of her prison record, which she keeps a secret. Returning to New York, Deane learns the truth and proves that Angelina is innocent of the shooting charge. Then he returns to Anne's Bridge, and finds that he has removed the only barrier to their happiness. +

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