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DATE
PAGE
ETR
2 Feb 18
p. 720.
ETR
16 Feb 18
p. 915.
MPN
23 Feb 18
p. 1184.
MPW
23 Feb 18
p. 1187.
MPW
2 Mar 18
p. 1271.
NYDM
16 Feb 18
p. 19.
Variety
15 Feb 18
p. 52.
Wid's
7 Mar 18
pp. 992-93.
DETAILS
Release Date:
February 1918
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Pansy May leaves an orphanage to work in Mrs. Hendon-Ware's boardinghouse but is constantly ridiculed by the snobbish boarders. When she learns that Guy Henley, who had posed as her champion, actually is in league with the boarders, she resolves to seek revenge. Years later, after Pansy May has achieved stardom on the stage, she tries to ruin Guy, who has fallen in love with her. Dr. Jim Thorpe, realizing that Pansy May is jeopardizing Guy's marriage, shows her the Henley baby, and Pansy May, her heart softened, abandons her scheme and marries ... +


Pansy May leaves an orphanage to work in Mrs. Hendon-Ware's boardinghouse but is constantly ridiculed by the snobbish boarders. When she learns that Guy Henley, who had posed as her champion, actually is in league with the boarders, she resolves to seek revenge. Years later, after Pansy May has achieved stardom on the stage, she tries to ruin Guy, who has fallen in love with her. Dr. Jim Thorpe, realizing that Pansy May is jeopardizing Guy's marriage, shows her the Henley baby, and Pansy May, her heart softened, abandons her scheme and marries Jim. +

GENRE
Genre:


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

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