The Fatal Glass of Beer

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In this spoof of the old Yukon/Northwoods melodramas, W.C. Fields plays a father in a remote Yukon cabin whose son is coming home after spending years in prison. It seems that the son, wanting to see "the big city," left home and, after having the "fatal glass of beer," was accused of stealing bonds and sent to prison. Now he has finally been released, and his father and mother await his arrival at the cabin.

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W.C. Fields
as Mr. Snavely
Rosemary Theby
as Mrs. Snavely
George Chandler
as Chester Snavely
Dick Cramer
as Officer Posthlewhistle
Richard Cramer
as Constable Posthlewhistle
Jack Cooper
as Officer
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