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Press book states source as a story by Walter Pritchard ... More Less

Press book states source as a story by Walter Pritchard Eaton. More Less

DETAILS
Release Date:
17 June 1923
Copyright Claimant:
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Copyright Date:
19 June 1923
Copyright Number:
LP19125
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,175
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

The death of her clergyman husband causes Mrs. Stanley, young mother of teenage twins, to change her style of life. She sends her children to a college where she accepts a position as a librarian, discards her old-fashioned clothes, and, to her straitlaced children's chagrin, dances with an admirer at a college hop. Mrs. Stanley sacrifices her own happiness and gives up her admirer for the sake of the children, but later the youngsters are shown that their selfish attitude threatens to ruin their mother's ... +


The death of her clergyman husband causes Mrs. Stanley, young mother of teenage twins, to change her style of life. She sends her children to a college where she accepts a position as a librarian, discards her old-fashioned clothes, and, to her straitlaced children's chagrin, dances with an admirer at a college hop. Mrs. Stanley sacrifices her own happiness and gives up her admirer for the sake of the children, but later the youngsters are shown that their selfish attitude threatens to ruin their mother's life. +

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