The Cancelled Debt (1927)

58 mins | Melodrama | 1 September 1927

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23 Oct 1927
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Release Date:
1 September 1927
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Date
Copyright Number
Sterling Pictures Distributing Corp.
26 September 1927
LP24447
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
58
Length(in feet):
5,200
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

June Butler, an inveterate speed driver, is overtaken by young Officer Pat Burke, a motorcycle cop, and given a ticket. When Pat catches a thief, Jimmy Martin, trying to steal from the Butler home, June, out of spite, claims that Jimmy is her fiancé; later, she discovers he is pursued by his former gang and is trying to go straight for the sake of his wife and child. She gets him a job in her father's warehouse. When June gets another ticket from Pat for parking near a fire hydrant, she has him demoted to patrolman through her father's influence, but he is reinstated when he saves June from being robbed in the slums. Jimmy and June are cornered by the gang at the warehouse, but Pat subdues them in a fight; Butler proposes to Mrs. Burke, and their respective offspring are ...

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June Butler, an inveterate speed driver, is overtaken by young Officer Pat Burke, a motorcycle cop, and given a ticket. When Pat catches a thief, Jimmy Martin, trying to steal from the Butler home, June, out of spite, claims that Jimmy is her fiancé; later, she discovers he is pursued by his former gang and is trying to go straight for the sake of his wife and child. She gets him a job in her father's warehouse. When June gets another ticket from Pat for parking near a fire hydrant, she has him demoted to patrolman through her father's influence, but he is reinstated when he saves June from being robbed in the slums. Jimmy and June are cornered by the gang at the warehouse, but Pat subdues them in a fight; Butler proposes to Mrs. Burke, and their respective offspring are united.

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