Jerry at the end of his resources looks for work. Waiting in line at an employment agency, he is suddenly yanked out by an excited young man who is in search of someone to substitute as a ... See full summary »

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Jerry
George George ...
Jack - the Newlywed Husband
Louis Fitzroy ...
The Uncle
Louise Horner ...
Violet - the Uncle's Daughter
Harry Jackson ...
The Tailor
Gordon McGregor ...
The Butler (as Gordon MacGregor)
Janet Sully ...
The Housekeeper
Margaret Cullington ...
The Maid
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Claire Anderson ...
Bessie - the Newlywed Bride
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Jerry at the end of his resources looks for work. Waiting in line at an employment agency, he is suddenly yanked out by an excited young man who is in search of someone to substitute as a husband for him. The newlywed desires to make his rival uncle acquainted with his bride but fears to announce that he is already married. Jerry approves of the proposition. He is taken to a tailoring establishment and togged out in great style. He then goes to his new friend's home and there meets his proxy wife. Jerry almost forgets that it isn't really his own wife and arouses the jealousy of the young husband, but things are smoothed over. The trio go to the uncle's home. Jerry and the girl are introduced as man and wife to the uncle and his daughter Violet. Jerry is very attentive to Violet and this shocks the uncle. Throughout the day the young husband is on pins and needles because of the affectionate actions of Jerry toward his wife but he is unable to interfere, fearing his uncle might ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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7 July 1916 (USA)  »

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