Beatrice Nevin, the "Union's" utility woman, did "space" writing for a living, which is another way of saying that Beatrice was very poor. Joel Hammond, the business managing editor, grew very fond of Beatrice for he was a bachelor and a much abused newspaper man. The owner of the "Union" was a mysterious personage whom the staff discussed in whispers. Beatrice then was seized with a mania to pry into the city affairs of the "boss" and see what story she might uncover. From then on she shadowed the mayor and neglected her regular work, and one day when Joel could no longer stand her charming beauty, he kissed her and they plighted their troth then and there, although Joel, as managing editor warned her not to go too far on the Big Story. One day the mysterious boss, George Huestiss, owner of the "Union" motored to the mayor's home. Later, with Beatrice hot on the trail, the mayor came out with Hueatiss and they dismissed the chauffeur. This aroused Beatrice's suspicions and climbing ...
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