~Promotional photograph from The
California Theater to promote the screening
of the silent film "Happiness," in 1924~
~Plot Synopsis~
Jenny (Laurette Taylor), a poor New York shopgirl, is befriended by two members of the bored and
idle rich, Mrs. Chrystal Pole (Hedda Hopper) and Philip Chandos (Cyril Chadwick), who through the
association deepen their lives. The girl marries Fermoy MacDonough (Pat O'Malley), an electrician,
and years later these four principals are able to recount their experience to benefit another waif.  

Plot Synopsis from afi.com
Directed by: King Vidor

Written by: J. Hartley Manners

Based on the play "Happiness" by J. Hartley Manners in Happiness and
Other Plays (New York, 31 Dec 1917).

Laurette Taylor ...  Jenny Wray
Pat O'Malley ...  Fermoy MacDonough
Hedda Hopper ...  Mrs. Chrystal Pole
Cyril Chadwick ...  Philip Chandos
Edith Yorke ...  Mrs. Wreay
Patterson Dial ...  Sallie Perkins
Joan Standing ...  Jenny
Lawrence Grant ...  Mr. Rosselstein
Charlotte Mineau ...  Head Saleslady
Maxine Elliott Hicks  
~Remaining Credits~

Produced & Released by: Metro Pictures Corporation

Cinematography by: Chester A. Lyons

Length: 8 Reels
Runtime: 76 Minutes
Released: March 10, 1924