Little Miss Happiness (1916)

Drama | 28 August 1916

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BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Motog
9 Sep 16
p. 612.
MPN
9 Sep 16
p. 1568.
MPW
16 Sep 16
p. 1818.
New York Times
29 Apr 16
p. 819.
Variety
1 Sep 16
p. 24.
Wid's
31 Aug 16
p. 828.
DETAILS
Release Date:
28 August 1916
Copyright Claimant:
William Fox
Copyright Date:
27 August 1916
Copyright Number:
LP9010
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

Unable to tolerate life in the city, Sadie leaves her husband, Max Barker, and with her baby, goes back to the village where she was born. Then, afraid to tell her father that she plans to raise a baby without a father, she pretends that she is still childless, and asks Lucy White to take care of the infant for a few months. Lucy quickly agrees, and hoping to preserve Sadie's secret, she claims that the child is really her own, and even conceals the truth from her sweetheart, Dave Allen. Risking the condemnation of the community, which has already ostracized Lucy for having a baby out of wedlock, Dave decides to stand by his sweetheart. He then marries her after Max and Sadie are reconciled and take back their ... +


Unable to tolerate life in the city, Sadie leaves her husband, Max Barker, and with her baby, goes back to the village where she was born. Then, afraid to tell her father that she plans to raise a baby without a father, she pretends that she is still childless, and asks Lucy White to take care of the infant for a few months. Lucy quickly agrees, and hoping to preserve Sadie's secret, she claims that the child is really her own, and even conceals the truth from her sweetheart, Dave Allen. Risking the condemnation of the community, which has already ostracized Lucy for having a baby out of wedlock, Dave decides to stand by his sweetheart. He then marries her after Max and Sadie are reconciled and take back their child. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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