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Lonesome Luke, Messenger (1917)

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While on the job, delivering a message, Luke finds himself in a girl's seminary.

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Gilbert Pratt
Fred C. Newmeyer
Billy Fay
Nina Speight
Charles Stevenson
Dorothea Wolbert
May Ballard ...
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Evelyn Page
W.L. Adams
Max Hamburger
Harry Rindfleish
David Voorhees
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While on the job, delivering a message, Luke finds himself in a girl's seminary.

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Mixed Up Messengers
17 December 2013 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Messenger service men Harold Lloyd (as Luke) and Harry 'Snub' Pollard are caught hiding from duty by their boss. Oddly considered to be two of the finest messengers on the job, they are given some important assignments. After these deliveries go wrong, the pair must take several packages to the "Orange Blossom Seminary School" for girls, where Mr. Lloyd is distracted by Bebe Daniels and other young women. The messengers spend most of the time in physical comedy situations with rotund Bud Jamison and other men who happen to be working on the premises. In the end, Lloyd receives a surprising new assignment from his boss. One of the last episodes with Lloyd as Luke, "Messenger" gets by on fast-paced stunts.

***** Lonesome Luke, Messenger (8/5/17) Hal Roach ~ Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bud Jamison, Bebe Daniels


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