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Mildred Coles ...
Peggy Gibson
William Henry ...
David Drew
Emma Dunn ...
Frank Jenks ...
J. J. Bent
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Diana Deane
Bradley Page ...
H. C. Bard
Chester Clute ...
Quentin Van Deusen
Morgan Wallace ...
Reynolds
Carl Stockdale ...
Squire Pettibone
Charlotte Walker ...
Elly Drew
Paul White ...
Don Brodie ...
Waiter (as Donald Brodie)
Herbert Rawlinson ...
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Scattergood finds out that his neighbor, Elly Drew, is going to sell her home to support her son David, an aspiring playwright who is in New York City trying to get his play produced. Scattergood decides to loan Elly the money she needs and then travel to New York to see how David is doing. He finds out that things aren't quite as rosy as David has been telling his mother. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Broadway Tagged Him "SUCKER"... But He Turns City Slicker!

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22 August 1941 (USA)  »

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