Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Film's First FamilyThe Untold Story of the Costellos$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Terry Chester Shulman

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9780813178097

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: May 2020

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813178097.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM KENTUCKY SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.kentucky.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright The University Press of Kentucky, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in KSO for personal use.date: 19 September 2021

Smashing Things

Smashing Things

Chapter:
(p.61) 8 Smashing Things
Source:
Film's First Family
Author(s):

Terry Chester Shulman

Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:10.5810/kentucky/9780813178097.003.0008

Maurice’s popularity is already on the wane in 1913, before he makes matters worse by physically assaulting Mae in a drunken rage and grabbing the attention of the press. The following year he’s involved inanother violent altercation, this one with a flagman at a railroad crossing, and makes the papers yet again. Despite his now flagging career, Maurice buys an expensive piece of residential property in Bayside, Long Island, and the family moves in. Shortly after that, Maurice hasa falling out with Vitagraph, mostly due to his drinking, and finds himself disastrously unemployed.

Keywords:   assault, flagging career, Bayside, falling out with Vitagraph, Drinking, disastrously unemployed

Kentucky Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .