Arthur Johnson and Joseph Graybill in The Lesson 1910 00

   Arthur Johnson and Joseph Graybill

Directed by               D. W. Griffith
Produced by             Biograph Company
Scenario by               Dell Henderson       
Starring                     W. Chrystie Miller, Joseph Graybill, Stephanie Longfellow, Verner Clarges, George Nichols, Arthur V. Johnson, Robert Harron
Cinematography       Billy Bitzer
Distributed by           The General Film Company, Incorporated
Release date               December 19, 1910
Running time             14 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles


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"The Lesson" is a short drama, included in our program to illustrate the work of our stars Arthur Johnson, Robert Harron and cinematographer Billy Bitzer.

A drunkard gets in trouble with the law while his father is on his deathbed.

Robert Harron in The Lesson 1910 2

   Robert Harron


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