Leave it to wifey, she'll fix things for you. Her schemes are so subtle that there doesn't seem to be the slightest chance of their falling down. However, when Mrs. Knowit suggested a plan ... See full summary »

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Anthony O'Sullivan ...
Ezra Knowit
Grace Henderson ...
Mrs. Knowit
Verner Clarges ...
J.H. Williams
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Leave it to wifey, she'll fix things for you. Her schemes are so subtle that there doesn't seem to be the slightest chance of their falling down. However, when Mrs. Knowit suggested a plan to her husband, Ezra, by which his services would be the better appreciated by his employer, docile Ezra had his doubts, yet dare not oppose. This plan was to invite his boss to dinner and give him the feed of his life. She argued that the way to reach a man's good nature was through his stomach. To Ezra's surprise, the boss accepts the invitation with avidity. Ezra telephones, what he feels, the ominous intelligence, and so wifey prepares. That she may make a great showing, she starts on a borrowing expedition. An evening dress from one of her neighbors, cut glass from another, silverware from the next. In fact, various sorts of furnishings, even a maid to wait at the table. Everything in readiness, she feels proud of the layout. Ezra and the boss appear, and dinner is at once served. The boss is ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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6 October 1910 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with A Gold Necklace (1910). See more »

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