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" I suppose it's James M. Barrie," replied Lewis, " the man who wrote Peter Pan."
" I thought that was written by a fella over in England," said Green.
" I guess he does live in England. He was born in Scotland. I don't know where lie is now."
" Well, find out if he's in New York, and, if lie is, get a hold of him. Maybe he'll do a couple of scenes for our next show. Come in, Miss Jackson. Oh, the papers !"
Miss Jackson handed them to him and went out. Green turned first to the society page of the Herald Tribune. His eye trouble was not so severe as to prevent his finding that page. And he could read his name when it was there to be read.
Three paragraphs were devoted to the Bryant-Walker affair, two of them being lists of names. And Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Green were left out.
" !" commented Green, and grabbed the other papers.
The World and Times were searched with the same hideous re
sult. And the others did not mention the party at all.
" !" repeated Green. " I'll get somebody for this! "
Then, to Lewis :" Ilere ! Take this telegram. Send it to the managing editors of all the morning papers; you'll find their names pasted on Plant's desk. Now: `Ask your society editor why my name was not on list of guests at Bryant-Walker dinner Wednesday night. Makes no difference to me, as am not seeking and do not need publicity, but it looks like conspiracy, and thought you ought to be informed, as have always been good friend of your paper, as well as steady advertiser.' I guess that's enough."
" If you'll pardon a suggestion," said Lewis, " I'm afraid a telegram like this would just be laughed at."
" You send the telegram ; I'm not going to have a bunch of cheap reporters make a fool of me! "
" I don't believe you can blame the reporters. There probably weren't reporters there. The list of guests is generally given out by the people who give the party."
" But listen " Green paused and thought. "All right. Don't send the telegram. But if the Bryant-Walkers are ashameq of me, why the hell did they invite me? I certainly didn't want
to go and they weren't under obligations to me. I never "
As if it had been waiting for its cue, the telephone rang at this instant, and Kate, the switchboard girl, announced that the Bryant-Walkers' secretary was on the wire.

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