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B&W : 50 feet
Directed by G.A. Smith
Cast: Tom Green
Produced by George Albert Smith. / From the British comic strip “Weary Willie and Tired Tim” by Tom Brown. / Released September 1897. / [?] 35mm spherical format? / The film was rereleased in the United Kingdom by Warwick Trading Company in 1900.
Synopsis: A tramp is given a job to clean a carpet with a beater. He accidently beats the housewife instead.
Survival status: (unknown)
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Carpets. Tramps
Listing updated: 21 August 2009.
References: Gifford-British n. 00046.