|Directed by||Charles Hutchison|
|Written by||Jack Natteford|
|Produced by||William Steiner|
|Starring|| Edith Thornton |
William Steiner Productions
|Distributed by||William Steiner Productions|
Wardour Films (UK)
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
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As described in a 1924 film magazine review:
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