|Always in Trouble|
|Directed by||Joseph Santley|
|Screenplay by||Robert Chapin|
|Story by|| Jefferson Moffitt |
|Produced by||John Stone|
|Starring|| Jane Withers |
|Cinematography||Lucien N. Andriot|
|Edited by||Nick DeMaggio|
|Distributed by||20th Century Fox|
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