Jack, a little orphan, is anxious to become a sailor, and although Captain Rhines refuses to take him aboard his ship, manages to sneak in as a stowaway. When out to sea a few days, he is ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(scenario)

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Tefft Johnson ...
Captain Rhines
...
Jack - A Young Stowaway
...
May - The Captain's Daughter
Leo Delaney
Edit

Storyline

Jack, a little orphan, is anxious to become a sailor, and although Captain Rhines refuses to take him aboard his ship, manages to sneak in as a stowaway. When out to sea a few days, he is discovered, and is about to be disciplined, when the captain's daughter, May, intercedes. A terrific storm strikes them, and the ship is dashed to pieces. The captain, with the assistance of Jack, builds a little raft, and with little May, they set out for an island which they can hardly discern, as it is so many miles away. After drifting for many hours, they at last reach the island, which is inhabited by a savage tribe. The captain, making his way over a rock-bound coast, misses his footing and is dashed to pieces. Little Jack and May are now left alone, and together they succeed in building a crude shelter. A fire is started for cooking purposes, and the smoke attracts the attention of the savage inhabitants of the island. Jack, seizing his rifle, manages to shoot the foremost one. The report of ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Adventure

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 September 1911 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?