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They Would Elope (1909)

 -  Short | Comedy  -  9 August 1909 (USA)
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Two lovers elope and expect to be pursued by her father. But the clever father has tricked them into running off, and celebrates their wedding when they return home.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Billy Quirk ...
Harry
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Bessie
James Kirkwood ...
The Father
Kate Bruce ...
The Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William J. Butler ...
In Group
John R. Cumpson ...
In Group
Gladys Egan ...
In Group
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At Stable
Arthur V. Johnson ...
The Preacher
Owen Moore ...
In Car
Anthony O'Sullivan ...
The Butler
Gertrude Robinson ...
In Group
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Man with Wheelbarrow
Harry Solter ...
At Stable
Henry B. Walthall ...
In Group
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Two lovers elope and expect to be pursued by her father. But the clever father has tricked them into running off, and celebrates their wedding when they return home.

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Released as a split reel along with the comedy Mr. Jones' Burglar (1909). See more »

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Mary Pickford and Billy Quirk
31 December 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Having made her screen debut in 'The Violin Maker of Cremona', Mary Pickford went on to team up with Billy Quirk in 'Sweet and Twenty', 'His Wife's Visitor's' and this film. She became America's darling even though she was Canadian.


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