Hamilton is a down-on-his-luck writer. In order to raise some money, he undertakes a six-month New York-to-San Francisco stroll, during which he writes about the experience. A friend bets that Hamilton won't make it, so there's added incentive. During a storm, the plucky adventurer takes
refuge in a cabin where he meets runaway Hervey and her two younger sisters, the Filmers. Along comes the cabin's owner, as well as some gangsters after some stolen money. Realizing that the things going on around him are what good stories are made of, Hamilton immediately starts to put it all
down. An overlong piece that suffers from too literary a script. Hamilton seems bored thr...