An abusive father and husband attends a play one night and sees that the "villain" in the piece does to his family exactly what he is doing to his own family.

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The Young Man
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The Victim of Anger
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At Wedding
Elmer Booth ...
In Play
Clara T. Bracy ...
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William J. Butler ...
At Theatre
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At Theatre
John T. Dillon ...
At Wedding / Outside Bar
Frank Evans ...
Outside Bar
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At Theatre
Madge Kirby ...
At Theatre
Walter P. Lewis ...
At Wedding
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An abusive father and husband attends a play one night and sees that the "villain" in the piece does to his family exactly what he is doing to his own family.

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