Young educated beauty Fancy Day comes to town to teach school and care for her ailing father. Soon gossip around town turns to who Miss Day will marry. The lead contender is wealthy Mr. Shinar. Fancy, however, has also caught the attention of poor Dick Dewy and Parson Maybold. Poor Fancy is also caught in the middle of a feud between the parson and the former church choir when the parson introduces a harmonium to provide the church music, effectively usurping the choir, and asks Fancy to play. Written by
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When Fancy Day is first introduced to the villagers and Parson Maybold, her hair style changes from a full ponytail to a half ponytail between shots. See more
[Dick is furiously chopping wood
What did that tree ever do to you, Dick Dewy?
Version of The Greenwood Tree
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Music by Richard Storrs Willis
(as Richard S. Willis)
Lyrics by Edmund Hamilton Sears
(as Edmund H. Sears) See more