St. Louis, 1905: Parish priest Father Dunne becomes aware of the plight of the city's newsboys, living on pennies and often homeless, and resolves to help them. Through inspired finagling and the gift of the blarney, he organizes a sort of "co-op" orphanage for increasing numbers of boys. Then he's faced with the tougher problem of stopping the escalating violence in inter-paper rivalry for "good corners"... Written by
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This is His Real-Life Story (original poster)
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Referenced in Let's Go to the Movies
"I've Got Rings On My Fingers"
Written by Robert P. Weston, Fred J. Barnes, and Maurice Scott
Performed by Myrna Dell
, James Nolan
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