The Amazing Quest of Mr. Ernest Bliss Chapter One The Amazing Quest of Mr. Ernest Bliss (1920)

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First part of a five part serial: Ernest Bliss is told by his doctor that he is over-indulging and makes him earn his orn living for six months. Bliss bets that he can do this, £25,00 for the hospital or a handshake from the doctor. Bliss, under the name Brown, takes a job selling stoves. He uses his own money to provide a promotion of the stoves but after he has been offered a partnership in the company he leaves the job. The secretary who first took him on looks very sad.

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