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DATE
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ETR
9 Mar 18
p. 1142.
MPN
23 Feb 18
p. 1066.
MPN
16 Mar 18
p. 1612.
MPW
9 Mar 18
p. 1413.
MPW
16 Mar 18
p. 1556.
Variety
1 Mar 18
p. 41.
Wid's
14 Mar 18
p. 1000.
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PHOTOGRAPHY
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LITERARY
Based on the novel The Green Seal by Charles Edmonds Walk (Chicago, 1914).
DETAILS
Release Date:
4 March 1918
Copyright Claimant:
Bluebird Photoplays, Inc.
Copyright Date:
20 February 1918
Copyright Number:
LP12095
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Lois Fox, upon whose shoulder is branded a Chinese idiograph resembling the letters "A. Y.," is rescued from a gang of Chinese ruffians by Brice Ferris. His servant Ming, in attempting to steal from her finger a ring that bears a mysterious green seal, is killed, and soon afterwards a stranger named Strang arrives, also in search of the girl. Despite Brice's efforts to protect her, Lois is abducted and taken to the headquarters of Lao Wing, the leader of a secret Chiense society known as the Tong. Ferris and chief of police Struber finally infiltrate the gang's headquarters and after a furious battle, Lois and Strang are freed. Strang, actually Lois' uncle, reveals that the sacred ring had belonged to an ancient Chinese order but had been stolen by Lois' ... +


Lois Fox, upon whose shoulder is branded a Chinese idiograph resembling the letters "A. Y.," is rescued from a gang of Chinese ruffians by Brice Ferris. His servant Ming, in attempting to steal from her finger a ring that bears a mysterious green seal, is killed, and soon afterwards a stranger named Strang arrives, also in search of the girl. Despite Brice's efforts to protect her, Lois is abducted and taken to the headquarters of Lao Wing, the leader of a secret Chiense society known as the Tong. Ferris and chief of police Struber finally infiltrate the gang's headquarters and after a furious battle, Lois and Strang are freed. Strang, actually Lois' uncle, reveals that the sacred ring had belonged to an ancient Chinese order but had been stolen by Lois' father. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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