Sacked from the family firm,George is on his way to visit Rowlands Castle by train when a blonde named Elizabeth asks him to hide her from a sinister foreigner. Before she leaves she gives him a package to guard with his life and asks him to shadow a bearded fellow passenger. He ends up in a Portsmouth hotel where he encounters Balkan aristocracy in pursuit of a grand duchess who is a runaway bride and a police inspector following a saboteur - the bearded man - and his accomplice, Betty Bright-Eyes. Which of these, if at all, is the girl in the train? And will George ever see her again? Written by
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At seven o'clock in the morning, the maid knocks on the door of a room which is up a short flight of stairs from George's room. However, when George gains access to the same room from his window, he descends a few feet to reach the window of that room. See more
Five o'clock! That's too early even for worms!