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A Rural Elopement
"Be sure you are right, then go ahead," is a pretty good rule to follow, and had the heroine of this subject cognized this fact she would have prevented a lot of anxiety, worry and trouble. Hank Hopkins and Cynthia Stebbins were ardent lovers, matrimonially inclined, and while Hank was a proper sort of a chap, old Dad Stebbins looked with disfavor upon his suit for the hand of Cynth. Their clandestine meetings were nearly always interrupted by ubiquitous Dad, until, in desperation, they resolve to elope. The momentous evening arrives and Hank signals to fair Cynthia, who is waiting In her room, dressed and ready to fly with her hero Hank. Although of a romantic turn, they have not selected Spring as the season to enact the episode, the weather being decidedly hibernal, and so Hank arrives clothed in a heavy hat and long ulster. Hungry Henry, the hobo, butts in on the scene at this moment, and from a distance casts covetous glances at the aforesaid ulster, and when Hank goes to procure...
| Linda Arvidson || - || Cynthia Stebbins |
| George Gebhardt || - || Hank Hopkins |
| Harry Solter || - || Hungry Henry |
| David Miles || - || Dad Stebbins |
|Rest of cast listed alphabetically:|
| John R. Cumpson || - || In Crowd |
| Guy Hedlund |
| Marion Leonard || - || In Crowd |
| Owen Moore || - || In Crowd |
| Mack Sennett || - || In Crowd |
Released as a split reel along with The Sacrifice (1909).