The neglected orphan is very much neglected indeed, for her deceased parent has done all he could when he kept her at the convent and had her educated. He died just before the story is ... See full summary »

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(as Lloyd V. Hamilton)
Dot Farley
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The neglected orphan is very much neglected indeed, for her deceased parent has done all he could when he kept her at the convent and had her educated. He died just before the story is commenced and left his daughter his blessing and $200 that he got from the sale of a book. The poor orphan hunted up an employment agency. About this same time the parent was wishing that he could control the tomboy, who liked to throw apples at all sorts of things, himself included. The parent decided upon a governess as the only possible solution of the tomboy's disposition. He wired the employment agency for one. The parent had been a customer and the lady boss of the employment bureau is loath to disappoint him. He specifies an elderly woman and she offers the post to the only available old maid. But the proffer is rejected with scorn. The neglected orphan suggests that she has the education necessary and can impersonate an aged woman. The lady boss clutches at the straw and off to the ranch is ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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21 August 1913 (USA)  »

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