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Jimmy Jump (Charley Chase) is the loving husband to an actress (Beth Darlington) who appears to be about to get her big break on Broadway but first she needs a scandal to bring her some added fame. Jimmy must pull out all the tricks he has to try and get her some attention. The majority of the 9-minute running time has Chase trying to sneak her pet monkey past the hotel security and of course the monkey ends up breaking free, which leads to a big chase. I was surprised to see that this short was a lot sillier than most of these early films from Chase but that's not too much of a bad thing. I think the film wastes too much time trying to get jokes off the monkey as very few of them actually work. We do get to see Chase trying to do a Harold Lloyd impersonation as one scene has him having to climb out onto a pole to try and save the little creature. The special effects of being up that high don't look true but it's still a somewhat fun sequence.
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