Bob Finch, an orphan who has been brought up by his uncle, has decided to go in for a professional career, and to complete his education enrolls at Chatham College. Eric, his cousin, who has fallen into bad habits, has rejected all offers of his father to send him to a University. On the eve of his departure for college, Bob regrets that Eric is not to accompany him, but promises Eric's sister with whom he is in love, that he will do everything in his power to persuade Eric to attend West Point. After Bob has been at Yale for some time, Eric comes to visit him. This visit is caused by the fact that Eric is to take his examinations and needs some tutoring assistance from Bob, as he is very backward in his studies. Shortly after Eric's arrival in town he meets some strangers and is enticed by them into a game of chance, in which he loses considerable money. Bob enters at a crucial moment and persuades Eric to leave. Suddenly brought to his senses by a realization of what might have ... Written by
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This was written and acted by the otherwise non-professional members of the Yale Dramatic Association, and filmed on the Yale campus; all the women's roles were played by male students. See more