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In Search of Quiet
Robert Morton, a popular young novelist, is unable to finish a novel he is working on because of the amount of noise made by the erection of a new building next door, and hastily departs for an old hunting lodge in the mountains that he has owned for some time. He absent-mindedly neglects to make any arrangement for food or supplies on his arrival, and lands at the lodge hot, dirty and dusty from a long tramp from the railroad station in the nearby village. Unknown to him, the entire county is in terror because of an escaped convict. To complicate matters, a young girl has been using the lodge as a daily reading and lounging place, Morton has brought some shabby but comfortable old clothes for his stay while finishing his book, and dressed in them, meets the girl. He is ravenous for food by this time, and promptly requests her to tell him where he can obtain food in the neighborhood. He also tells her that he does not wish to be disturbed by callers. She jumps to the romantic ...
| Matt Moore || - || Robert Morton, a Novelist |
| Jane Gail |