Film, Video The phable of a busted romance /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1916
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Drama
Good Samaritan (Parable)
Reward (Psychology)
United States
Working Class
The phable of a busted romance /
Other Title
Fable of a busted romance
fable of a busted romance
An animated cartoon about a workman who recovers and returns Miss Gotrox's lost purse containing 10,000 dollars, and receives a Canadian dime as a reward.
Created / Published
United States : [International Film Service, 1916].
Subject Headings
-  Good Samaritan (Parable)--Drama
-  Reward (Psychology)--Drama
-  Working class--United States--Drama
-  MP507 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: International Film Service, Inc.; 7Jan16; MP507.
-  Story, Tom E. Powers.
-  Duration: 1:58 at 22 fps.
-  Summary from M/B/RS shelflist card.
-  Based on Tom Powers' newspaper comics.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 2 min., ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 2 min., ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 2 min., ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. master pos pic.
Call Number
FLA 0583 (viewing print)
FRA 4786 (dupe neg print)
FLA 0420 (master pos pic)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4073
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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