No Place for a Minister's Son (1912)

In a letter from college Cyrus Brent tells of a play to he presented by the fraternity. His parents, a country minister and an old fashioned wife, determine to pay him a visit and he ... See full summary »

Director:

C.J. Williams (as C. Jay Williams)

Writer:

Edwin R. Coffin (as Ray Coffin)

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Cast

Cast overview:
William Wadsworth ... Cyrus Brent
Edward Boulden ... One of Cyrus's Chums
Harry Beaumont ... One of Cyrus's Chums
Walter Hiers ... One of Cyrus's Chums
Bigelow Cooper ... Rev. Alvin Brent
Alice Washburn Alice Washburn ... Mrs. Alvin Brent
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Storyline

In a letter from college Cyrus Brent tells of a play to he presented by the fraternity. His parents, a country minister and an old fashioned wife, determine to pay him a visit and he present at the rendition of the play. They arrive at the college town the evening before the play is to he presented and manage to locate their son's boarding house only to find that he and his chums are attending a dress rehearsal of the play. The landlady, however, ushers them into Cyrus' room where they decide to await his return. In the meantime Cyrus and his college chums are struggling with their final dress rehearsal at the local Town Hall where the stage carpenters are very busy building the scenery. Their hammering finally becomes unbearable and the stage director calls off the rehearsal for one hour in the hope that by that time they will have finished their hammering. Cyrus and his chums avail themselves of this opportunity to finish the game of cards at his room in the boarding house where the... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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Genres:

Comedy | Short

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 December 1912 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Edison Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Released as a split reel along with the documentary A Sunday Afternoon in Rural England (1912). See more »

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