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Running Away from a Fortune (1910)

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It is a country lawyer's office, and the lawyer has just received from his New York correspondents a copy of the will of Michael Hoolihan, which leaves $10,000 to his nephew Denny, who can ... See full summary »

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It is a country lawyer's office, and the lawyer has just received from his New York correspondents a copy of the will of Michael Hoolihan, which leaves $10,000 to his nephew Denny, who can be identified by a cross tattooed on his wrist. The lawyer is requested to ascertain Denny's whereabouts. Placing the will in his pocket, he goes to visit the owner of a stone quarry. He finds him in charge of some blasting operations, and, unknown to the lawyer, the will drops into a box of dynamite when he takes some papers from his pocket. Meantime Denny, who is down and out, has been teaching his dog Fido to fetch and carry, and shortly after the lawyer leaves applies at the stone quarry for a job. While talking to the owner, Fido snatches what looks like a stick of dynamite from the box and starts to jump up at Denny with it. He is frightened and runs away. Fido runs after him. In turn they knock over various persons, introducing some very good comedy. Meantime the lawyer has discovered the ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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28 December 1910 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with the documentaries The American Fleet in French Waters (1910) and In Full Cry (1910). See more »

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