Matchmaking Mamma (Harry Edwards, 1929)

Director: Harry Edwards
Producer: Mack Sennett
Writers: Carl Harbaugh, Jefferson Moffitt, John A. Waldron
Cinematographers: Fred Dawson, Ray Rennehan

Johnny Burke (Cornelius McNitt)
Sally Eilers (Sally McNitt)
Daphne Pollard (Mrs. Cornelius McNitt)
Matty Kemp (Larry Lodge)
Carole Lombard (Phyllis)
Irving Bacon (Clifford Figfield)
Andy Clyde (Minister)
Ronald Tilley (Butler)
Madalynne Field (uncredited)
Kathryn Stanley (uncredited)

Plot Summary
Mrs. McNitt hires drama teacher Clifford Figfield to organize a charity pageant, in the hopes that her daugher, Phyllis, will marry rich bachelor Larry. However, Larry is in love with Mrs. McNitt’s stepdaughter, Sally. Mrs. McNitt tries (and fails) to make Phyllis the object of Larry’s affections.

Release Date: March 31, 1929 (USA)
Running Time: 23 minutes

Carole Lombard and Irving Bacon in the film’s Technicolor sequence.
Sally Eilers and Matty Kemp.