Mr. Wallace, a traveling salesman, just returned home to find that Mrs. Wallace has all new servants and very pretty at that. Mr. Wallace just can't resist the temptation of kissing them. ... See full summary »

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Mr. Wallace (as Robert Burns)
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Mr. Wallace, a traveling salesman, just returned home to find that Mrs. Wallace has all new servants and very pretty at that. Mr. Wallace just can't resist the temptation of kissing them. It does not take his wife long to see what is going on and she immediately discharges them. The next day he finds all new male help. Mrs. Wallace thinks up a scheme whereby she will cure her husband of flirting. She starts in flirting with the help. Mr. Wallace gets sore and fires all the men. Mr. and Mrs. compromise and now we find all colored servants in the Wallace household. Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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20 January 1912 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with the comedy A Boarding House Romance (1912) and the documentary Making Hay (1912). See more »

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