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Apprenti Architecte, L'

(Jim Gets a New Job)

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Architect Male White Henri Gambart 1908 France Comedy
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Jim's mother brings him to an architect's office to secure a position for him, and he is accepted. After clinging lovingly to his ma, he is induced to abandon his strangle hold, and he is taken into the drafting room. Here two clerks make merry with him, but he managed to even matters unconsciously by leaning on the heavy end of a table, upsetting it and all on it. Now his employers tell him to carry a set of plans, papers and instruments, with which he is to accompany them to a building. In the course of construction, Jim reaches to the top of a closet for some of the papers, upsets it, breaks some more furniture and finally reaches the street, struggling under a mass of paraphernalia, with which he strews his path as he goes. After a series of mishaps he finally reaches the house, where he climbs the ladder after his employers; suddenly he loses his footing in the scaffolding and goes tumbling down into a bed of lime. Again he clambers up, slipping, wriggling and falling, but when ...


Actors Who Play Architects:

André Deed
[Boireau]