|Directed by||Oswald Mitchell|
|Produced by||F.W. Baker|
|Based on||the famous stage comedy by Fred Karno|
|Music by||Percival Mackey|
|Edited by||Cecil H. Williamson|
|Distributed by||Butcher's Film Service (UK)|
After escaping from prison two criminals attempt to hide stolen jewels in a loaf of bread. However it accidentally gets sent to the wrong house leading to their ultimate capture.
TV Guide called it "Funnier than most British comedies of the time," and rated it two out of four stars.
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