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Generous Customers (1910)

"Business is on the Fritz," nothing to do but complain and everything seems to be going to the "demnition bow-wows." "If things get much worse I'll close up," says the restaurateur to his ... See full summary »

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"Business is on the Fritz," nothing to do but complain and everything seems to be going to the "demnition bow-wows." "If things get much worse I'll close up," says the restaurateur to his waiter. "And I'll give up me job," says the waiter, "if I can't get any money out of the place." What's that? It's a "joy wagon" with a crowd of tourists: they're headed for the restaurant. Immediately the proprietor and the waiter hurriedly get a move on and hustle our to receive the guests who are soon conducted into the dining-room, served, dined and wined with alacrity that is almost magical. The host and his waiter are all smiles and are astonished as well as pleased at the liberal way in which their customers order everything and anything. Not only do they feed well, but they invite the proprietor and his assistant to partake of their wine: and soon everybody is in a jovial mood. The proprietor presents the bill to his customers and it is suggested that they blindfold the manager of the ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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3 November 1910 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with The Birthday Cigars (1910). See more »

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