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The Dancing Town (1928)

 -  Short  -  27 October 1928 (USA)
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Olive Pepperall
Clarence Nordstrom ...
Hopperday, Jr.
Ada May ...
Prue Pepperall
Hal Skelly ...
Tom Kinch
Harry Beresford ...
Pa Pepperall
Elizabeth Patterson ...
Ma Pepperall
Jefferson De Angelis ...
Jake - Proprietor
George LeGuere ...
Olive's Dance Partner
Dallas Welford ...
Judge Hopperday
Josephine Drake ...
Ma Hopperday
Charles Eaton ...
Horace Pepperall
Harry Short ...
Honest Deacon Flynn
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