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ETR
14 Feb 20
p. 1103.
MPN
14 Feb 20
pp. 1606-07, 1675
MPN
6 Mar 20
p. 2390.
MPW
20 Nov 20
p. 3919.
MPW
14 Feb 20
p. 998.
MPW
21 Feb 20
p. 1289.
DETAILS
Release Date:
2 February 1920
Copyright Claimant:
Attractions Distributing Corp.
Copyright Date:
2 March 1920
Copyright Number:
LP14804
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5-6
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Upon finding themselves in financial difficulties because of the failure of the Edgerton-Tennant Company, New York socialites Diana and Silvette Tennant decide to work as society hostesses. Also affected by the business failure is James Edgerton, who is in love with Diana. Employed by wealthy E. H. Rivett to stage a fashionable party, Diana encounters Colonel Carew who harasses her with questions about a murder in Reno which has clouded her name. Driven from the party by his questioning, Diana is pursued by Carew to her apartment, followed by Mrs. Wemyss, a widow jealous of Carew's attentions to the girl. Diana's good name, her love and honor are at stake until Edgerton comes to her rescue, forcing a full revelation of the Reno affair and thus clearing the path for a union between Diana and her ... +


Upon finding themselves in financial difficulties because of the failure of the Edgerton-Tennant Company, New York socialites Diana and Silvette Tennant decide to work as society hostesses. Also affected by the business failure is James Edgerton, who is in love with Diana. Employed by wealthy E. H. Rivett to stage a fashionable party, Diana encounters Colonel Carew who harasses her with questions about a murder in Reno which has clouded her name. Driven from the party by his questioning, Diana is pursued by Carew to her apartment, followed by Mrs. Wemyss, a widow jealous of Carew's attentions to the girl. Diana's good name, her love and honor are at stake until Edgerton comes to her rescue, forcing a full revelation of the Reno affair and thus clearing the path for a union between Diana and her benefactor. +

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Legend
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Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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