Lillian Gish in a Liberty Loan Appeal

Lillian Gish in a Liberty Loan Appeal is a 1918 American silent short film directed by D. W. Griffith. Produced to support the Liberty bond drive of 1918, the film is now considered to be a lost film.


Lillian wants to buy clothes but her mother suggests it would be more patriotic to invest in Liberty bonds. While asleep Lillian dreams of German war atrocities and awakens determined to buy bonds instead of clothes.

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    director D. W. Griffith
    producer D. W. Griffith
    publisher Paramount Pictures
    theme short