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Matrimony's Speed Limit

  • Genres: Slapstick, Comedy, Romantic Comedy


Early, forgotten screen comic Fraunie Fraunholz stars in this surviving one-reel farce about a man who loses his shirt on the stock market, and ashamed, resolves to break up with his rich girlfriend ([[Performer~P186486~Marian Swayne~marianswayne]]). She, however, concocts a scheme whereby Fraunie will "inherit" a fortune if he marries before noon. After desperately proposing to every woman who crosses his path -- including an old maid who faints dead away and a married woman -- Fraunie decides to end it...more