High cost of suckers (candy)--outtakes
Fox News Story 0244
"Uncle, wotcha doin' to the kids ... when the price of everything goes up does anyone ever think of the kids that have to suffer? All day suckers -- the kiddie's heaven has gone from one cent to two cents, due to the high cost of living." Sweethearts - him waiting for his girl with a bankroll of pennies. They walk to the store -- each with a penny, but with a single thought -- two all day suckers. At the store they find their Uncle Sam has raised the price. Close up of a sign that takes the smile away. The sweethearts resolve to make do with just one sucker.
Filmed on October 27th, 1919.
Fox News (Production unit). Harry Birch (Camera operator).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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