A huge, sprawling poor-girl-meets-rich-boy story set against the steel industry in Pittsburgh in 1880. Garson, the Queen of MGM, is an Irish lass who takes a job as a maid in the huge home of Crisp, a steel magnate. Garson's father, Barrymore, is totally against her doing that because he,
a one-time steel worker, has been permanently crippled in an accident at the mill owned by Crisp, an accident Barrymore feels might have been prevented had the needed safety precautions been in place. Once inside the estate, Garson soon becomes invaluable to Crisp's wife, Cooper, and is beloved by
all four of their children, Peck, Thompson, Hunt, and even Duryea, who is a sneaky t...