Harry Shireman, sheriff in the classic city of Martinsville, aided by his bold and mighty cohart, Mr. Maxwell, Chief of Police, shall in those days which are to be, run in all drunk and naughty boys and keep the city in good condition. Ruth shall travel abroad for many a day and finally become a magazine writer. Skaggs, sometimes called "Rabbit," shall wax rich and mighty in those days, thru the goodly trade of paino [sic] tuning. Iva, a capital governess, in a far distant school in the west. Squirts, an infallible weather prophet and general declaimer against the other sex.