|Directed by||Walter Forde|
|Written by||J. Randolph James (novel) |
Harry Fowler Mear
|Produced by||Archibald Nettlefold|
|Starring|| Lillian Rich |
|Edited by||Culley Forde|
|Music by||Paul Mulder|
|Distributed by||Butcher's Film Service|
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