Daniel Pardway, starting with almost nothing after the great Chicago fire, builds the biggest department store in town. He wants to pass on the business to his three sons and daughter, but has to deal with their lack of interest or aptitude.
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The master character creator of them all...Lionel BARRYMORE in the tidal drama of the rise and fall of a famous American family... "SWEEPINGS" (Print ad- Syracuse Journal, ((Syracuse NY)) 20 July 1933)
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William Gargan, who plays the oldest brother Gene here, would play Uncle Thane Pardway in the 1939 remake titled "Three Sons." See more
Just a partin' word: early to bed, early to rise. You never meet no interestin' people.
Version of Three Sons
Words by Joseph Mohr
Music by Franz Xaver Gruber
Sung and played as background music at Christmas See more