The Mistletoe Bough (1904)

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    Percy Stow

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    United Kingdom

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Wearing 18th century costume, Lord Lovell and his bride celebrate their wedding. The bride suggests a game of hide-and-seek; in another room she hides in an old chest. The bridegroom, her father, and the wedding guests search for her. They find her handkerchief beside the chest, which is locked, but no other clue, and they eventually abandon the search. Thirty years later Lord Lovell, now grown old, in a vision sees his lost bride leaving the chest. Horror-stricken, he rushes to the room, prises open the chest, and finds her skeleton (477ft).

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