The Broken Cross (1911)
Before Tom departs for the city, he becomes engaged to Kate. She gives him half of her broken pendant cross, with the agreement that either can end the engagement by sending his or her half to the other. In a city boarding house, Tom is vamped by a flirtatious manicurist who learns of the agreement and sends Tom half a cross, pretending it is from Kate. Tom realizes he has been tricked and returns to the country and his fiancée.- Written by Anonymous
A country boy on leaving his little sweetheart on his departure for the city to seek his fortune plights his troth. The girl breaks in two a cross, giving him one half as a love token agreeing that if either wishes to break the engagement he or she will send back the piece. In the city a manicure girl becomes impressed with him and tries to win him for herself by sending him a piece of broken cross purporting to come from his country girl sweetheart. Her scheme at first seems to be successful, but he discovers the parts do not match and so, disgusted with the falseness of city living, goes back to the country and his little sweetheart.- Written by Moving Picture World synopsis
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