Format Film, Video
Dates 1919
Location Europe
United States
Language English
Subjects Absence Without Leave
Conduct of Life
Military Offenses
Military Prisons
Prisoners and Prisons
United States
World War
AWOL, all wrong old Laddiebuck /
Other Title
All wrong old Laddiebuck
AWOL; or, All wrong old Laddiebuck
all wrong old laddiebuck
awol; or, all wrong old laddiebuck
From J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress: Concerns American soldiers in Europe after the armstice [sic]. One goes AWOL with "Joy" (Miss AWOL) and after a series of mishaps with her, he is thrown in a guard house while his fellow soldiers go home.
From Origin of American animation 1900-1921 notes: A cautionary tale for troops impatient to return home after the November 1918 armistice.
Created / Published
United States : [American Motion Picture Co., ca. 1919].
Subject Headings
-  World War, 1914-1918--United States--Propaganda
-  Soldiers--Conduct of life--Drama
-  Absence without leave--Drama
-  World War, 1914-1918--Armistices--Drama
-  World War, 1914-1918--Prisoners and prisons--Drama
-  United States.--Army--Drama
-  Military offenses--Drama
-  Military prisons--Europe--Drama
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 3:05 (part 1) and 2:35 (part 2) at 22 fps.
-  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 liner notes; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 6 min., ca. 479 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FEA 3137 (viewing print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4080s1
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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