Jim Hanford is a tough character. Although long suspected by the Central office men he has been too clever for them, until one day they almost caught him. He managed to escape them and ran into his house. His daughter, a good girl who had no previous knowledge of her father's evil traits, saw the necklace and threw it out of the window just before the detectives entered the room. After a search which proved fruitless they left and Jim promised his daughter never to steal again. She descended to the street to find the necklace and return it to the owner and was horrified at discovering no traces of it. It had been picked up by Gerald Vaughn, a young clerk who was the sole support of his widowed mother. Not appreciating the true value of his find he put it in the bureau and said nothing to his mother. Shortly after his mother advertised for a dressmaker to dwell with her and the crook's daughter secured the position. The young couple grew to love each other and Gerald proposed. Not ...
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