Wrongfully blamed for the death of Col. John Randall, Cameo Kirby (Gilbert) must find the true villain and clear his name before he can declare his love for Adele (Olmstead), the dead man's... See full summary »
Cattleman Flint cuts off farmer Sims' water supply. When Sims' son Ted goes for water, one of Flint's men kills him. Cheyenne is sent to finish off Sims, but finding the family at the newly dug grave, he changes sides.
On a steamboat heading North, where his brother has struck gold, Mike Dane falls in love with Estelle MacDonald. When he arrives at the Canadian trading post, Dane learns that his brother ... See full summary »
The Jewish Aaronson family lives in humble quarters in the ghetto of a large city. Esther spreads sunshine with her smiles and, when Mama is stricken blind and taken to the hospital, she assumes the duties as head of the family.
George B. Williams
Ellen McHugh, a poor Irish immigrant to America, finds work in a carnival and is thus able to send her son Brian to a fine school. But when her position is found out, the school expels ... See full summary »
Philippe De Lacy,
Russian orphan Jackie ( Shirley Mason ) lives in London and studies dance. She is noticed by wealthy young American Mervyn Carter, ( William Scott ) who is struck by her talent and makes an appointment to see her. Meantime, Jackie's teacher apprentices her to Bill Bowman ( Harry Carter ) manager of a troupe of strolling players. Jackie befriends Benny ( Georgie Stone ) a crippled boy, and when Bowman attempts to assault her, the two run away to London. To make some money, Benny plays an accordion and Jackie dances. Mervyn discovers them and sends Benny to the hospital for an operation and arranges to have Jackie trained for a stage career. She becomes very successful and now Bowman demands that she fulfill her contract with him, then threatens to kill Carter, now her fiancé. She tries to buy off Bowman and is rescued by Carter, who punishes Bowman and throws him out. Benny regains his health and Jackie and Mervyn happily marry.
This drama/romance directed by John Ford (as Jack Ford) for the Fox Film Corporation , is now sadly a lost silent film.
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