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13 August 1916 (USA) See more »
Wynne Mortimer, a pampered society girl and daughter of William Mortimer, a prominent business man, chances to meet David White... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Tully Marshall ... John Minturn

Norma Talmadge ... Renee Duprez
Marguerite Marsh ... Patricia Devon
F.A. Turner ... Marshall Devon
Howard Gaye ... Sir Gordon Galloway
John E. Brennan ... Fritz
Paul Le Blanc ... Buck
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Monte Blue ... Bartender (uncredited)
William Courtright ... Old Farmer (uncredited)

Directed by
Chester Withey 
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Roy Somerville 
Chester Withey 

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59 min
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The film survives in the Library of Congress.See more »


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Exists in archive - only clips available on video., 1 May 2003

This film is housed at the Library of Congress in its 1923 re-release version. Only excerpts are available at this time on video. The plot involves a model who turns an artist on to drugs to the dismay of his wife. The above information was supplied by Greta de Groat from her website devoted to Norma Talmadge.

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