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The working title of this film was The Bobbed ... More Less

The working title of this film was The Bobbed Squab. More Less

DETAILS
Alternate Title:
The bobbed squab
Release Date:
March 1921
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Film Manufacturing Co.
Copyright Date:
25 February 1921
Copyright Number:
LP16186
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,780
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Eva Bundy, a spinster heiress who is in love with Rodolpho, a swindler after her money, is saved by cashier Maggie Quick from being robbed in a department store. When a jealous rival presents evidence of Rodolpho's previous marriage, Eva is heartbroken and sends her elegant wardrobe to Maggie as a reward. In escaping from an unwelcome admirer, Maggie meets James Montgomery Johnson, whom she believes to be an aristocrat; actually, he is Eva's chauffeur. Together they succeed in averting a blackmail plot against Miss Bundy, and as a result she adopts the couple, who then decide to ... +


Eva Bundy, a spinster heiress who is in love with Rodolpho, a swindler after her money, is saved by cashier Maggie Quick from being robbed in a department store. When a jealous rival presents evidence of Rodolpho's previous marriage, Eva is heartbroken and sends her elegant wardrobe to Maggie as a reward. In escaping from an unwelcome admirer, Maggie meets James Montgomery Johnson, whom she believes to be an aristocrat; actually, he is Eva's chauffeur. Together they succeed in averting a blackmail plot against Miss Bundy, and as a result she adopts the couple, who then decide to marry. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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