Virginia Radcliff, a remarkably unspoiled but naive rich-kid, finds herself at a swank girls' school where everything appears prim and proper, but the motto is essentially "Don't Get Caught." On a surreptitious field trip to the city (engineered by "Pony"), Virginia meets Ralph, a struggling lower/middle-class med student who delivers room service at a hotel at night. They fall in love, much to the outrage of the school's headmistress (Beulah Bondi) and the embarrassment of her otherwise indifferent mother. Written by
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Filmed partially on location at Jewett Estate, 1145 Arden Road, Pasadena, California. See more
Would you loan me one of your brassieres?
Well you see, I haven't got one and I thought seeing as it's Christmas and everything, and I'm going on a house party and, well, when the maid unpacks my bag and finds I haven't got one, how do you think I'm going to feel?
It's like putting a saddle on a pekingese but here it is.
Following the opening credits, a hand turns turns the cover of the prospectus for Crockett Hall which reveals "In accepting young ladies for enrollment as students at Crockett Hall, consideration is given only to those families of breeding and inheritance who naturally wish their daughters to be fitted for carrying on the highest social traditions.
Crockett Hall offers more than an education. It offers intimacy with the privileges and duties of social rank. It provides a high degree of protection from the less desirable associations. Crockett Hall has been the unquestioned choice of first families since its founding fifty years ago.
Fees are in keeping with the character of our service and patronage. The tuition is six thousand dollars a year plus incidental expenses to ............." See more
Written by James Pierpont
(as J.S. Pierpont) (1857)
Sung a cappella by Frances Dee See more