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John Dawson loses control of his factory when he is crippled in an accident caused by a rival. Destitute, he travels the country organizing the homeless to help him regain control of his... See more »

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John 'Flint' Dawson aka John Daniels
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Joyce Dawson
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Marchant the Blind Man (as Henry B. Walthal)
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James 'Jim' Marley (as Jamieson Thomas)
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Lee Marley, Jim's Son
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Mrs. Vivian Dawson (as Astrid Allyn)
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Joe Wilson (as George Hayes)
Stephen Gross ...
Scott Taggart, Joyce's Lawyer
Sam Godfrey ...
Enright, Marley's Lawyer
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Nurse
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sidney De Gray ...
Davis (uncredited)
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Police Captain (uncredited)
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Secretary (uncredited)
Alfred Hewston ...
Steel Worker (uncredited)
Lew Hicks ...
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
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Steel Worker (uncredited)
Gail Kaye ...
Joyce as a Child (uncredited)
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Steel Worker (uncredited)
Clinton Lyle ...
Mike the Mute, Daniel's Assistant (uncredited)
Charles McAvoy ...
Steel Worker (uncredited)
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Steel Worker (uncredited)
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Steel Worker (uncredited)
Arthur Millett ...
Steel Worker (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ...
Joe Swanson, Night Crane Operator (uncredited)
William Worthington ...
Board Member (uncredited)

Directed by

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Phil Rosen

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Esther Lynd Day ... (novel "Beggars in Ermine")
 
Tristram Tupper ... (screenplay and dialogue)

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William T. Lackey ... producer (as Wm. T. Lackey)

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Gilbert Warrenton ... (photography)

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Jack Ogilvie

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John Stransky Jr. ... sound recordist

Music Department

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Edward Ward ... composer: stock music (uncredited)

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Trem Carr ... vice president in charge of production
E.R. Hickson ... technical director
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Plot Summary

John Dawson loses control of his factory when he is crippled in an accident caused by a rival. Destitute, he travels the country organizing the homeless to help him regain control of his steel mill. Written by Arlene K. Witt

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Also Known As
  • O Rei dos Mendigos (Brazil)
  • O Rei dos Mendigos (Portugal)
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  • 72 min
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Trivia The earliest documented telecasts of this film took place in Cincinnati Monday 12 December 1949 on WKRC (Channel 11), and in New York City Sunday 14 May 1950 on WPIX (Channel 11). See more »

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