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This is an intertitle from a 1921 Mirth Comedy silent movie. This looks like it is some sort of variant Speedball typeface. What is this?
Hand letterd, of course. Silentina Film has the general feel. A MyFonts search on 'speedball' will get you several more fanciful options.
Dundee Medium has some similarities.
Related, but not (yet?) available: https://www.behance.net/gallery/17292449/The-Good-Bad-Man-silent-film-font
The closest match would be a low contrast, medium width, medium weight, small slab serif font that picked up the distinctive letters like _a_, _f_, _s_ and _t_, and had a minor amount of variation to suggest hand lettering, but no so much as to be the chicken scratching that passes for lettering today.
Unfortunately the digitized silent film fonts like Silentina, aka Pastel, and the Good Bad Man have significantly different letterforms.
The closest I have found so far is ClasicaSlabMedium:
Another option is to modify another font based on silent film intertitles, David Berlow's Meyer Two. This uses ATF Post Monotone No. 2 for the lower case and ATF Della Robbia for the capitals. http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/fontbureau/meyer-two/
Low contrast, small slabby serifs and rounded letterforms make Hybrid a candidate as is or for modification:
Looking more closely at the intertitle, it hit me that the lettering is reverse contrast, like a toned down French Clarendon. For a closer match Trilby looks fairly good out of the box and could be edited by shortening the serifs and revising some letters as mentioned above
BTW, do have any more of the intertitles from Sweet Daddy, if possible one that would show the _g_?
These are all great suggestions and a great help. Here's another title, with a "g" in it.
Wire Type Mono Bold looks promising:
Slightly more polished:
As an experiment, here is Trilby with reduced serifs and width expanded to 110%.
Also, the first intertitle using Trilby with reduced serifs and width expanded to 110%.