Veiled Aristocrats (1932)

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Black drama. Twenty years after leaving home John Walden returns to Fayettesville after having achieved his ambition to become a lawyer. His sister Rena wants to marry a dark skinned black man while her mother wants her to marry someone lighter skinned. Molly, John's mother, has asked him to break up the match.

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