Sue's father has chosen Percy; Sue's mother has chosen Patterson, while Sue has chosen Jack. Mother and father decide that they can never be reconciled while each champions a candidate for their daughter's hand. The only thing they agree upon is in objecting most positively to Jack. Why they feel this way toward Sue's choice is unknown, unless it is that they have determined to outdo each other in promoting the chances of their favorite. To settle the matter peacefully, Sue promises to each secretly; that is, to her father and mother, to elope with their choice. Mother now believes that she has won out and father thinks the same. Sue telephones to Jack to meet her at Perry Junction to elope with her. She writes to Percy and Patterson to meet her at the Old Oak. Percy dresses in girl's clothes so that no one will know him. Percy and Patterson meet at the Old Oak, and a desperate fight ensues between them, thinking that each has been playing a joke on the other. While this is going on, ...
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