Gerald and Percy, whose ardent friendship and bitter rivalry caused all the trouble in "Fruit and Flowers" and "The Widow," are found where they were left at the conclusion of the latter picture, in their hall room, Percy endeavoring to nurse a damaged optic back to health by means of a raw pork chop, and Gerald preparing to fill his empty stomach by cooking the chop that fell to his share. A letter is brought in announcing the pleasing fact that Percy has inherited a tidy sum of money and, a la Damon and Pythias, they proceed to enjoy it together and move into luxurious bachelor quarters where they are skillfully waited upon by a well-trained valet. They next are seen on a tennis court, where they arc the center of attraction to a group of eligible summer girls, but Gerald and Percy are not to be caught again, not they. But alas! the heiress appear and, well, they forget their good resolutions and open another impetuous amatorial campaign and are once more deadly rivals. They each ...
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