Anderson is the chief beneficiary of a will left by her father, who has committed suicide. She is left his entire estate and quickly becomes the target of a crazed killer. She is targeted for death during a shooting party, but survives only to be attacked again later. The murderer turns
out to be Wheatley, the head of an orphanage. Baker, the family servant, takes the role of the hero and saves Anderson from an early demise.