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Daisy Doodad's Dial (1914)

 |  Short, Comedy  |  April 1914 (UK)
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Daisy and her husband both go in for a face-pulling contest, but when the big day comes she is unable to attend the competition, and her husband wins instead. When the next opportunity ... See full summary »

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Daisy and her husband both go in for a face-pulling contest, but when the big day comes she is unable to attend the competition, and her husband wins instead. When the next opportunity comes around, she is determined to win -- but gets a little over-enthusiastic on the way to the contest and finds herself in trouble! She is most ungrateful for her rescue; fate, however, catches up with her that night... Written by Igenlode Wordsmith

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Florence Turner pulls a face
30 January 2002 | by (Woking, England) – See all my reviews

This short film is a vehicle for American impersonator and comedienne Florence Turner to demonstrate her girning skills whilst on a music hall tour in the UK. The scene where she frightens the train passengers is the highlight. Watching this in 2002, I was amazed to discover that the decor of trains in the south of England has not changed in almost 90 years!


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