Ruby Ingham is a beautiful girl who dreams of being a star on the Silver Screen.
She becomes an excellent ballroom dancer even though she starts out as a winder in a cotton mill.
Jack Sherratt is a kind hearted boy who helps everyone especially his best friend Joe who suffers from consumption.
He is especially sympathetic when Joe's girlfriend is run over by a horse and cart. More
Ruby Ingham's dream is to be a film star.
She sees herself as Rudolph Valentino's lover or as the heroine in a Pearl White epic.
Unfortunately she never achieves her dream in reality but e becomes a very good ballroom dancer.
In real life she is a winder in a cotton mill.
Jack Sherratt, among other things, is a dance promoter and Ruby helps him to buy prizes for the dances. They are. actually on sale or return
and cost 8s.6d each if bought by the dozen from Woolworths.
Jack has an imagination when it comes to occupations. A fortune teller said he would be a rich man one day but his parents are continually worried about his fly-by-night imagination.
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