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Directed by Lois Weber

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    Directed by Lois Weber • 1916 • United States
    Starring Mary MacLaren, Harry Griffith, Mattie Witting

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    Directed by Lois Weber • 1921 • United States
    Starring Claire Windsor, Louis Calhern, Philip Hubbard

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