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THE COLLEEN BAWN

Adaptation of Dion Boucicault play. Eily (The Colleen Bawn) secretly weds a gentleman, Hardress. Their marriage becomes a problem when Hardress is pressurised to marry his wealthy cousin in order to pay off his estate's mortgage. Danny, Hardress's unstable servant, attempts to drown Eily to help his master. Myles, Eily's former lover, shoots him and rescues her. Hardress, however, is arrested for …