Little did Jenkins dream of the trouble he was cooking up for himself when he, in a spasm of generosity, bought his wife a beautiful fur-lined coat and picture hat. But such is fate. ... See full summary »

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Mr. Jenkins
Grace Henderson ...
Mrs. Jenkins
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Kate Bruce ...
A Maid
John T. Dillon ...
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Frank Evans ...
Francis J. Grandon ...
Policeman
W. Chrystie Miller ...
The Station Master
W.C. Robinson ...
First Maid's Sweetheart
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Little did Jenkins dream of the trouble he was cooking up for himself when he, in a spasm of generosity, bought his wife a beautiful fur-lined coat and picture hat. But such is fate. Entering with these above mentioned articles of feminine apparel, they excite the covetousness of the servants. We all know that the most serious servant question is "How do I look in Madam's clothes?" Mr. Jenkins starts off on a business trip and Mrs. J. sits and dozes in a Morris chair. Fine for the housemaid, who has a date with her sweetheart. She wears the coat and hat, intending to show her beau how she looks in fine feathers. Jenkins, meanwhile has arrived at the railroad station and finds his tram an hour late. He will go back home for the time, and on the way sees what he imagines his wife in the arms of a strange man. Rushing up, he proceeds to annihilate the supposed wrecker of his home, while the coat and hat with its wearer disappear. When Jenkins enters and finds his wife asleep and the ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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29 December 1910 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with the comedy After the Ball (1910). See more »

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