The mission of The Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture is to identify the global significance of the creative contributions pioneered by an international diaspora of Afro-Americans.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The Schemers (1922) [Lost Film]

Reol Productions. This is the story of a struggling young chemist who is employed by a drung firm and who has made several important discoveries, among which is a formula for making gasoline. This fact is discovered by a syndicate of international swindlers, who, after finding they could not bride the young chemist to sell the formulas, attempt to steal them. However, they are thwarted in the attempt by the chemist's sweetheart, who overhears the plot. 


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