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What Shall We Do with Our Old? (1911)

Short | 17 min | Drama, Short

An elderly carpenter is told by a doctor that his wife is seriously ill. Soon afterwards, an insensitive shop foreman lays him off from his job because of his age. Unable to find work, and with his wife's condition getting worse, he soon ...See moreAn elderly carpenter is told by a doctor that his wife is seriously ill. Soon afterwards, an insensitive shop foreman lays him off from his job because of his age. Unable to find work, and with his wife's condition getting worse, he soon becomes desperate. Written by Snow Leopard See less
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Updated Feb 13, 1911

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Feb 13, 1911 (United States)

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18 cast members
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W. Chrystie Miller
The Old Carpenter The Old Carpenter   See fewer
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Claire McDowell
The Old Carpenter's Wife The Old Carpenter's Wife   See fewer
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Adolph Lestina
The Doctor The Doctor   See fewer
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George Nichols
The Judge The Judge   See fewer
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Elmer Booth
Assaulted Prisoner (uncredited) Assaulted Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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William J. Butler
In Shop (uncredited) In Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Crisp
Night Court Bailiff (uncredited) Night Court Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Dillon
In Shop (uncredited) In Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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John T. Dillon
In Shop / In Jail (uncredited) In Shop / In Jail (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Evans
In Court (uncredited) In Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis J. Grandon
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Hedlund
Young Carpenter in Shop / In Court (uncredited) Young Carpenter in Shop / In Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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J. Jiquel Lanoe
In Court (uncredited) In Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wilfred Lucas
Angry Prisoner (uncredited) Angry Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alfred Paget
In Shop (uncredited) In Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vivian Prescott
In Court (uncredited) In Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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W.C. Robinson
In Shop (uncredited) In Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 200 votes