Monty Milde, a copy boy on a large daily newspaper in New York, dreams of becoming a real reporter. On his birthday, which is April 1st (April Fool's Day), a practical joker tells him he ... See full summary »

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Ernest Wood ...
Craven, Reporter (as Ernie Wood)
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Detective
Virginia Pearson ...
Madame Carlton
Henry A. Barrows ...
Mr. Harrie
Earl Metcalfe ...
Mr. Harrie's Brother (as Earl Metcalf)
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Grandmother
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Mr. Harrie's Kidnapped Son (as Jimmie Phillips)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
America Chedister
William Courtright
Alfred Fisher
Stuart MacChesney ...
Child on the Balcony
Kewpie Morgan
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Monty Milde, a copy boy on a large daily newspaper in New York, dreams of becoming a real reporter. On his birthday, which is April 1st (April Fool's Day), a practical joker tells him he has been promoted to being a reporter, and sends him out to interview Mr. Harrie, who is furious because the newspaper has printed a story suggesting that domestic problems was behind the kidnapping of his young son. Monty goes through several ordeals, including being suspected of being the kidnapper, before he eventually unmasks the real kidnapper and recovers the child. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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10 October 1926 (USA)  »

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Ai, Turuna  »

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