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Editor Purtiainen
Ossi Elstelä ...
Ali-Lehtonen
Vappu Elo ...
Kirsti Kaavio
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Anni Hämäläinen ...
Constance Sanmark
Vilho Auvinen ...
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Aino Lohikoski ...
Miina
Valter Tuomi ...
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Poor but ambitious country girl Hulda arrives in the country's capital and gets a job as a maid for a bachelor Member of Parliament, Judge Soratie. She works hard, never loses her common sense, and starts taking evening classes. Keeping her studies secret from her employer for years, she eventually graduates from the university and becomes candidate in the parliamentary election, stressing women's and working people's rights. Romance with Judge Soratie finally ensues. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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17 October 1937 (Finland)  »

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Hulda från Juurakko  »

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