Pa goes to the country for a rest and takes his daughter Dot with him to get away from her lover, Algy, of whom he does not approve. Pa finds the country is not so restful as he had hoped, ... See full summary »

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Pa goes to the country for a rest and takes his daughter Dot with him to get away from her lover, Algy, of whom he does not approve. Pa finds the country is not so restful as he had hoped, and while working on the wood pile, also finds that he has not escaped from Dot's "city fellow." Pa routs the unwelcome guest, then goes back to his task. Alec, a country suitor of Dot's, turns up and Dot, to get rid of him, persuades him that "Pa wants me to marry a worker," Alec proceeds at once to demonstrate the fact that he is a worker. Much to Pa's relief, Alec takes his place at the wood pile. Smart, another country admirer of Dot, turns up and he is also impressed with the importance of work, and proceeds to try to outdo Alec at the wood pile. Pa sees them at work and is filled with admiration. He tells Dot that either of them would make an admirable son-in-law. Dot fails to agree. Pa finds that his country establishment has no means of keeping his beloved drinks cool, so he decides, much ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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14 August 1915 (USA)  »

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