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Mongrel and Master


Granite-jawed matinee idol [[Performer~P9870~Francis X. Bushman~francisxbushman]] (misidentified as "Francis Bushnell" by the Variety reviewer) was the star of the Essanay three-reeler Mongrel and Master. While busily burglarizing a home one evening, a young thief ([[Performer~P9870~Bushman~francisxbushman]]) spots a photograph of the homeowner's pretty daughter -- and immediately decides to give up his wicked ways. The ex-thief devotes himself to honest labor, soon becoming secretary to the very lawyer...more