Jessica helps friend Margaret Johnson and preservation committee president Carol Collins fight a New York development company. The project would cause a historical building, where Ernest Hemingway (author of For Whom the Bell Tolls, hence the title), once had an apartment, to be torn down. Nolan Walsh holds out with his pub's lease... even throws developer Eugene Gillrich out after violent promises and threats are made in public. Eugene and his wife Lee are desperate to save the project, while his brother and partner Walter wants to consider an alternate site; Eugene secretly romances Carol Collins. Then Walter is found shot dead at Eugene's desk, and presumably Eugene was the target. NYPD Lieutenant Artie Gelber and Detective Henderson examine, and arrest Margaret after finding her fingerprints in the office. Jessica gives her an alibi, though not foolproof, and finds evidence Walter's body was moved, so he was the intended victim, Indeed the bullet is in Eugene's office. Jessica ...
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The title is based on the 1940 novel 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' by Ernest Hemingway
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References For Whom the Bell Tolls