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Desperate Desmond Pursued by Claude Eclaire (1911)

There is a circus in town and Claude takes his beloved Rosamond to see the show. Desperate Desmond does the shadowing act, and watching for his opportunity, mounts a fleet ring horse, holds... See full summary »

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William Ehfe ...
Claude Eclaire (as William C. Ehfe)
Eugenie Forde ...
Rosamond
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There is a circus in town and Claude takes his beloved Rosamond to see the show. Desperate Desmond does the shadowing act, and watching for his opportunity, mounts a fleet ring horse, holds up Claude, takes the fair damsel and dashes away to far off Borneo. After a moment's hesitation, Claude and the entire circus force, armed to the teeth, give chase to the bold and wicked villain. By devious paths, he finally reaches Borneo, where Gomgotez and various other wild men, fully armed, join him. With a motley crowd of Indians and cowboys, Claude soon beards the lion in his den. Cornered, Desmond fights, but manages to cross a wooden bridge spanning a swift-running stream. With Rosamond as a shield, he holds Claude at bay while the wild men start a bonfire on the bridge. A cruel and horrible fate awaits Beautiful Rosamond. She hangs suspended from the wooden span, and a terrible battle is being fought. Unable to reach his sweetheart, Claude and two of his men take a barrel of water and ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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25 November 1911 (USA)  »

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