According to Hoyle (1922)

05/06/1922 (US) Comedy
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"'Boxcar' Simmons, a tramp, represents himself as a mining millionaire in a small town. The population accepts him at his own valuation, and two of the town's 'slickers' make desperate efforts to 'take him for his roll.' One of their schemes is to sell him a worthless ranch, but he turns the tables on them by making them believe that the ranch is a veritable bed of silver ore, and then, after they buy it, he presents the major part of the proceeds to the girl who owns the place and with whom he had fallen in love." (Moving Picture World, 24 Jun 1922, p. 736.)

  1. W.S. Van Dyke

    Director

  2. Clyde C. Westover

    Story

  3. Lottie Horner

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. David Butler

    David Butler

    "Boxcar" Simmons

  2. Helen Ferguson

    Helen Ferguson

    Doris Mead

  3. Philip Ford

    Philip Ford

    Jim Mead

  4. Fred J. Butler

    Dude Miller

  5. Harry Todd

    Harry Todd

    Jim Riggs

  6. Bud Ross

    Silent Johnson

  7. Hal Wilson

    Hotel bellboy

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Original Language English

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