Mrs. Hanson reminds hubby that it is her birthday as he is about to leave for his office. On the way he stops in a jewelry store, and purchases for her a silver mesh bag, which he sends ... See full summary »

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Mrs. Hanson reminds hubby that it is her birthday as he is about to leave for his office. On the way he stops in a jewelry store, and purchases for her a silver mesh bag, which he sends home by a messenger. When Mrs. Hanson receives the bag she cannot resist the temptation to show it to her next-door neighbor, Mrs. Jones, who at once becomes jealous. When Jones returns home she makes him promise that he will buy her one. This promise she persuades Jones into with the aid of a broom. Jones buys his wife a bag exactly like the one which Mrs. Hanson has. Mrs. Hanson mislays her bag, and seeing Mrs. Jones with one, she immediately decides that the one Mrs. Jones has is hers. She attacks Mrs. Jones and quite a fight ensues. The husbands arriving on the scene, become involved. In the meantime the maid of the Hanson family discovers the hand bag in the exact spot where Mrs. Hanson had laid it. Mrs. Hanson, anxious to straighten the matter out, rushes to the Jones home and arrives just as the... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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4 July 1913 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with the comedy The Waiter's Strategy (1913). See more »

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