|Directed by||Tom Walls|
|Written by||A. R. Rawlinson|
|Produced by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Starring||Tom Walls |
|Music by||Lew Stone|
|Distributed by||Woolf and Freedman|
|11 October 1932|
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