|Hawley's of High Street|
|Directed by||Thomas Bentley|
|Produced by||Walter C. Mycroft|
|Written by|| Charles Bennett |
|Starring|| Leslie Fuller |
|Cinematography||Jack E. Cox|
|Distributed by||Wardour Films|
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