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The Oriental Mystic (1909)

Miss Weatherbv, a maiden lady of uncertain years, is interrupted in her work by the sudden entrance of Omar, a Turkish lace vendor, into the room. At the same time her niece. Gwendoline, ... See full summary »

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Miss Weatherbv, a maiden lady of uncertain years, is interrupted in her work by the sudden entrance of Omar, a Turkish lace vendor, into the room. At the same time her niece. Gwendoline, enters and the Turk is immediately struck by her beauty. The girl becomes frightened at his queer actions, screams and a couple of policemen rush in and attempt to arrest the Turk. He dives between their legs, runs through the hallway, stops before a hall rack and disappears from view. The officers search the entire house, but find no trace of him. Shortly afterward a servant in dusting the furniture comes to the rack and is frightened at the sight of Omar issuing apparently from the mirror. The police again appear, but Omar evades them by vanishing through or into another mirror. They can see him plainly, but at the same time are unable to catch him. Leaving the house and walking down the street the Turk comes upon a woman carrying a dress suit case. She drops it on the ground for a moment. Omar ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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5 June 1909 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Released as a split reel along with The Truer Lover (1909). See more »

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