A comedy of excellent merit has been made out of this very popular and well fitting expression. How often have you allowed yourself to do something and then vowing to never again repeat the... See full summary »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Storyline

A comedy of excellent merit has been made out of this very popular and well fitting expression. How often have you allowed yourself to do something and then vowing to never again repeat the experience? .Such is the case in this subject with our principal character, who, after tolerating the excessive heat all day, thinks he sees an avenue of escape when he reads a circular announcing that you should "Keep Cool by Going to Coney Isle.'' He makes up his mind to go, little imagining he would have been better off had he stayed at home. He hires an auto to take him to the boat landing, but it breaks down and he has to help in an endeavor to pull it out of a hole. He does not succeed in doing this, and in order to catch the boat he has to run, managing to get the boat as it is leaving the pier. The boat is crowded and he is squeezed to a pulp by two very fat women. Finally he arrives at the island, and after that has all kinds of trouble, which continues until he makes up his mind that he ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 September 1908 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page