The Lottery Man

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The Lottery Man
The Lottery Man.jpg
Directed by Leopold Wharton
Theodore Wharton
Produced by F. Ray Comstock
Leopold Wharton
Theodore Wharton
Written by Theodore Wharton
Rida Johnson Young
Starring Thurlow Bergen
Cinematography Levi Bacon
Edited by Bess Spencer
Distributed by Whartons Studio
Release date
  • June 26, 1916 (1916-06-26)
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles

The Lottery Man is a 1916 American silent comedy film featuring Oliver Hardy and produced at the Whartons Studio in Ithaca, New York. A print of the film exists in the film archive of the Library of Congress.[1] [2] [3]


  • Thurlow Bergen - Jack Wright-a son
  • Elsie Esmond - Miss Helen Heyer-foxeys cousin
  • Carolyn Lee - Lizzie Roberts-Mrs Peytons pet goat
  • Allan Murnane - Foxey Peyton-his chum
  • Lottie Alter - Mrs. Wright-little mother
  • Ethel Winthrop - Mrs. Peyton-foxey's mother
  • Mary Leslie Mayo - Hedgwig Jensen-physical instructor
  • F.W. Stewart - Mcquire the newspaper publisher and the local constable
  • Oliver Hardy - Maggie Murphy
  • Edward O'Connor - The Butler
  • Malcolm Head - Vegetable cart man in accident
  • Louis A. Fuertes - Lottery drawing host
  • Clarence Merrick - Chauffeur
  • Joseph Urband - Newspaper workroom clerk
  • Frances White - Mrs. Peyton's maid

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Lottery Man". Silent Era. Retrieved 2010-07-19. 
  2. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress (<-book title) p.107 c.1978 by The American Film Institute
  3. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:The Lottery Man

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