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A Necessary Precaution

Accession number: 
Production Years: 
1915 to 1925


Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
901 (35mm)
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Library and Archives Canada: 35mm.
"Fiction film about a young man, Harry Cartright, who wisher to marry a young woman, named Irene Cobb. Her father insists that he first get a clean bill of health from his doctor. He goes to his doctor, who assures him that he is cured of gonorrhea. Harry shows Mr. Cobb the doctor's letter, but Mr. Cobb takes him to a doctor with a better reputation. This doctor says he might beable to cure him in a year. The wedding is postponed. Irene is tearful, but all are glad they took this precaution."