The Adventures of Ruth

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The Adventures of Ruth
The Adventures of Ruth-newspaperad1919.jpg
A newspaper advertisement.
Directed by George Marshall
Produced by Ruth Roland
Written by Gilson Willets
Starring Ruth Roland
Herbert Heyes
Distributed by Pathé Exchange
Astra Films
Release dates
  • December 28, 1919 (1919-12-28)
Running time
15 episodes
Country United States
Language Silent

The Adventures of Ruth is a 1919 American film serial directed by George Marshall. It is now considered to be lost.[1]


Chapter titles[edit]

  1. The Wrong Countess
  2. The Celestial Maiden
  3. The Bewitching Spy
  4. The Stolen Picture
  5. The Bank Robbery
  6. The Border Fury
  7. The Substitute Messenger
  8. The Harem Model
  9. The Cellar Gangsters
  10. The Forged Check
  11. The Trap
  12. The Vault of Terror
  13. Within Hollow Walls
  14. The Fighting Chance
  15. The Key To Victory


The serial was advertised as written, produced and directed by Ruth Roland. Roland was the producer but it was written by Gilson Willets and directed by George Marshall.[2]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Adventures of Ruth". Silent Era. Retrieved August 19, 2008. 
  2. ^ Stedman, Raymond William (1971). "2. The Perils of Success". Serials: Suspense and Drama By Installment. University of Oklahoma Press. p. 44. ISBN 978-0-8061-0927-5. 

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