A healthy outdoors-type follows the girl he loves to a resort for wealthy hypochondriacs. In order to prove to her and the other patients that their "illnesses" are all in their minds, he hatches a scheme to take them on a boat ride, then get them stranded in the wilderness, where he can show them that they can live without their pills, doctors and "cures".
A satire on the indoor sports of society versus the close-to-nature idea. (Print Ad- Daily Republican, ((Cape Girardeau, Mo.)) 2 November 1917)