A poor woman, hugging closely to her breast her infant son, staggers into Sing Lee's laundry. The laundryman hastens to her assistance and slowly she tells him she is sick and nigh unto death, requesting him to place her boy in the care of some home. He assures her that he will care for the child and suddenly she passes away. Tenderly he cares for the child and day by day he learns to love it more and when grown to boyhood, places little Jack in school and toils to support him and give him an education. The boy is very fond of his foster father and often speaks of his kindness to the neighbors, some of whom object to the Chinaman's care of the child and report the matter to the Juvenile Society, which sends one of its workers to Sing's laundry, taking the child away, against the protests of the boy and his good guardian. Jack runs away from the Society and returns to Sing Lee. The case is then taken to court and after listening to the Chinaman's story, the judge gives the youngster ...
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