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Release Date:
8 July 1923
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Pictures
Copyright Date:
27 June 1923
Copyright Number:
LP19161
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,960
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

Impoverished young lawyer Tim Godwin makes money in an oil strike and buys a big house in New York City, to which he moves with his wife, Corrie, and their child. Tim adjusts quickly to city life and his job with a prestigious law firm, but Corrie remains unhappy and burdened with housework. The situation gets worse after Tim hires a former school chum as a social secretary for his wife. Eventually, the secretary is dismissed and a reconciliation is ... +


Impoverished young lawyer Tim Godwin makes money in an oil strike and buys a big house in New York City, to which he moves with his wife, Corrie, and their child. Tim adjusts quickly to city life and his job with a prestigious law firm, but Corrie remains unhappy and burdened with housework. The situation gets worse after Tim hires a former school chum as a social secretary for his wife. Eventually, the secretary is dismissed and a reconciliation is effected. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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