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Jack's Burglar (1912)

Colonel Blake and his wife go visiting for the weekend and leave their son Jack in charge of the ranch. Bessie Miller arrives at the ranch with a letter from Jack's aunt in Boston saying ... See full summary »

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Colonel Blake and his wife go visiting for the weekend and leave their son Jack in charge of the ranch. Bessie Miller arrives at the ranch with a letter from Jack's aunt in Boston saying that the bearer is a dear friend of hers who is writing a book about the west and would like to stay on the ranch for a few days. Jack knows that Bessie will not stay if she finds his mother gone, so he arranges for Molly, the ranch cook, and Jim Hunt, the foreman, to impersonate his parents. Things are going nicely and Jack is making fine progress in his courtship, when Pedro, a Mexican cowpuncher, who is angry because he is forced to take Molly's place as cook, tells Bessie of the trick. She accuses Jim and Molly. They confess, and both agree to help her get even with Jack. The next day Jack's course of love runs anything but smooth. Bessie treats him as though he were a little boy, and he is forced to tag along behind her while he and his pseudo father make a tour of inspection of the ranch. Under ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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26 December 1912 (USA)  »

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