A tramp tricks a cook into leaving her wealthy employer's house. While the clubman's house is empty the tramp makes himself at home, starting by helping himself to a good meal, then going upstairs for a bath and a new set of clothes. Attired in the clubman's clothes, the tramp walks around town, where he is continually mistakes for the clubman.
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The identities of the two actors playing the title roles are unknown; apparently, they were seasoned theatrical clowns, but never appeared in any other film at Biograph, so must have been considered otherwise unsuitable by director D.W. Griffith. See more