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The 5 Jan 1924 Exhibitors Herald announced that Shirley Mason was filming The Morocco Box, the working title of Love Letters. One of Mason's sisters, Edna Flugrath, was supposed to appear with her "in a sister role," but Edna was not listed in credits. (A third sister was Viola Dana, nee Virginia ... More Less

The 5 Jan 1924 Exhibitors Herald announced that Shirley Mason was filming The Morocco Box, the working title of Love Letters. One of Mason's sisters, Edna Flugrath, was supposed to appear with her "in a sister role," but Edna was not listed in credits. (A third sister was Viola Dana, nee Virginia Flugrath.) More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
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DATE
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Exhibitors Herald
5 Jan 1924
p. 54.
CAST
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PRODUCTION COMPANY
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SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the short story "Morocco Box" by Fred Jackson in Argosy Magazine (6 Jan 1923).
DETAILS
Alternate Title:
The Morocco Box
Release Date:
10 February 1924
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
10 February 1924
Copyright Number:
LP19961
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,749
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Two sisters, Evelyn Jefferson and Julia Crossland, meet rakish Thomas Chadwick, to whom, as young girls, they both wrote passionate love letters. Evelyn is unsuccessful in her attempts to retrieve the letters, which Chadwick keeps in a Morocco box. Finally Chadwick is killed by the brother of one of his discarded mistresses. The contents of the box, when opened, appear to have been destroyed, and both women are ... +


Two sisters, Evelyn Jefferson and Julia Crossland, meet rakish Thomas Chadwick, to whom, as young girls, they both wrote passionate love letters. Evelyn is unsuccessful in her attempts to retrieve the letters, which Chadwick keeps in a Morocco box. Finally Chadwick is killed by the brother of one of his discarded mistresses. The contents of the box, when opened, appear to have been destroyed, and both women are mollified. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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