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The Postman and the Nursemaid

A comic old faithful

Comedy 1899 1 mins Silent


The charming comedy has handsome filmmaker Charles Goodwin Norton taking the part of the postman himself. The film is an elaboration of the Lumiere Brothers' early classic L'Arroseur aroseé, or The Biter Bit sketch, in which a postman flirting with a nursemaid is soaked by two gardener's lads. The nursemaid is played by Norton's daughter Alice