~The Dead Line~
1920
~H#2-58: George Walsh~
~Plot Synosis~
Like most silent pictures which take place in the Kentucky mountains, this one involves moonshiners and
a feud. The warring families are the Boones and the Harlans; moonshiner Clay Boone (George Walsh) is in
love with Mollie Powell (Irene Boyle), a Harlan half sister. But Clay has had enough of the feud when he
adopts a little girl who is killed. Much to everyone's consternation, he swears never to pick up a gun
again. He is called a coward, even by Mollie, but since this is a George Walsh film, it's clear that guns
aren't necessary -- Walsh was famous for his fisticuffs. After he's beaten a number of villains senseless, he
and Mollie end up together.

Plot Synopsis by Janiss Garza, AllMovie.com
Directed by: Dell Henderson    

Written by: Paul Sloane - screenplay & story
~Cast~

George Walsh ...  Clay Boone
Irene Boyle ...  Mollie Powell
Baby Anita Lopez ...  'Bebe' Boone
Joe Henaway ...  David Boone
Al Hart ...  Lem Harlan
Henry Pemberton ...  Zeke Harlan
James Milady ...  Dan Harlan
Gus Weinberg ...  Judge Ramsey
G.A. Stryker ...  Dwight Weston
Virginia Valli ...  Julia Weston
James Birdsong ...  Hamilton Weston
Jack Hopkins ...  Buck Gomery
Richard Neill
~Remaining Credits~

Produced & Released by: Fox Film Corporation

Cinematography by: Charles E. Gilson

Length: 5 Reels
Released: May 9, 1920
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