Self-conscious of her poverty, ashamed of her wretched condition and personal appearance, Marie finds it a very trying matter to sustain her place among the other girls in the factory where... See full summary »

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Self-conscious of her poverty, ashamed of her wretched condition and personal appearance, Marie finds it a very trying matter to sustain her place among the other girls in the factory where she works, she hopes and prays that someday she may be able to avoid their jeers and ridicule, because of her shabbiness. The old hat which she is obliged to wear seems to be the cause of constant embarrassment to her. One day, in passing a millinery store, she sees a very elaborate and attractive hat at the very low price of $5.00. She determines to secure it and from that moment, she figures on how she can secure it by every possible economy. That night, when she goes to her bed, she dreams of the hat and the impression she is making among the girls at the factory. She over-sleeps herself and when she reaches her place of employment, she is discharged by the foreman. She tries to secure a position elsewhere, but is always rejected. She has gone without food to secure the new hat and now begins to... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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19 December 1912 (USA)  »

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