The Way to Win (1910) HD online
The Way to Win
It is not always that a fellow gets a chance to know in advance when his rival in love is coming on the scene, but Tom Evans is just so fortunate. He is having an uphill time of it trying to get Grace's father to consent to their marriage when suddenly the news comes that a French Count is coming on to lay claim to the girl's hand. The situation is a hard on for Tom in view of the apparent favor in which Grace's father holds the Count, but Tom loses no time. Learning that the Count is to arrive in an auto, he hires the country constable to hold the machine for speeding, then while the constable and the Frenchman are arguing, Tom jumps in the car and drives to a costumers. When he emerges from this place he is the exact counterpart of the Frenchman, and thus rigged he now drives to the girl's home. She plays her part well and his antics are very Frenchy as he kisses everybody on the forehead, and finally takes Grace out for a ride. All of this time the Count has been perspiring under ...