Colle tout même le fer (1908) HD online
Colle tout même le fer
In this very droll picture we see the stove in a kitchen of an apartment sending out large volumes of smoke and nearly suffocating the maid. She rushes to the man of the house to summon aid, and at a glance he realizes the cause of all the trouble. The stovepipe leading out of the brick chimney on the roof has blown down, so he takes a pot of sure-stick glue and, with his wife and the maid, proceeds up to the housetop to remedy the trouble. He smears everything with the glue, and when the maid takes hold of the pipe it sticks fast to her hands. In his vain effort to extricate her, he upsets the whole can and it tumbles down and smears all the sidewalk. In the excitement the lady sits on the brick chimney, and, before she realizes, she has stuck fast. The unfortunate maid, with the stovepipe still clinging to her hands, goes down to the street to call for aid. A policeman, who happens to be passing at the time, steps in the glue on the sidewalk, and his shoes become permanent fixtures ...