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An Aesthetic Match (1913)

Peggy, the Thompson's younger daughter, is a lively girl fond of athletics. She becomes engaged to Jack, a chap of similar temperament, and the father and mother rejoice. Gwendoline, the ... See full summary »
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Peggy, the Thompson's younger daughter, is a lively girl fond of athletics. She becomes engaged to Jack, a chap of similar temperament, and the father and mother rejoice. Gwendoline, the elder and aesthetic sister, condescends to congratulate also, but is sorry for Peggy, who prefers a man to art. The Thompsons despair of ever matching Gwendoline. But the unexpected happens. Artie, with his little butterfly net, is chasing butterflies, bugs and beetles, and studying flowers through his glasses near the Thompson summer cottage. Gwendoline sees him and is smitten at sight. With fluttering heart she runs to father and confesses. Not losing a moment, he hastens to where Artie is still after his specimens and against the young man's wishes escorts him with forceful but hospitable persuasions to the house and introduces him to the family, much to the shy Artie's embarrassment. At closer view Gwendoline is sure she has found her soul mate, and the old man doesn't propose to lose him, so he ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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23 September 1913 (USA)  »

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Released as a split reel along with the comedy The Baseball Umpire (1913). See more »

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