Betsy Ross (1917)

Betsy Ross

Directed by George Cowl and Travers Vale

Alice Brady .... Betsy Griscom
John Bowers .... Joseph Ashburn
Lillian Cook .... Carissa Griscom
Victor Kennard .... John Ross
Eugenie Woodward .... Mrs. Ashburn
Kate Lester .... Mrs. Vernon
Frank Mayo .... Clarence Vernon
George MacQuarrie .... George Washington

In reflection of the patriotic fervor attending America's entry into WWI, the World Film Corporation felt emboldened to serve up this filmed biography of legendary flagmaker Betsy Ross. Alice Brady, daughter of studio head William A. Brady, played the title role, while Betsy's mentor George Washington was portrayed by George MacQuarrie.

Orchestra music score - 58 Minutes

~ Included Short Subject ~

Victor Moore
11 Minutes

Stars: Alice Brady, John Bowers, Frank Mayo
Director: George Cowl and Travers Vale
Runtime: 58 Minutes
Language: English subtitles - Orchestra music score
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Extras: The Wrong Mr. Fox with Victor Moore
Rating: NR
Price: $14.95