1922. Illustrated. Ruth Fielding is one of the early series for young girls written by the pen name of Alice B. Emerson. Ruth Fielding was an orphan and came to live with her miserly uncle. Her adventures and travels will hold the interest of every reader. Contents: Here Comes the Bride; A Rift in His Lute; Rice and Old Shoes; Bilby; Trouble in Prospect; An Abduction; Expediency; At Chippewa Bay; A Film Mystery; A Smell of Smoke; Bilby Again; The Dance at Alexandria Bay; The Kingdom of Pipes; A Demand is Made; The Yellow Lady; Marooned; A Determination; Bilby's Trump Card; Suspense; A Failure in Calculation; In the Chinese Den; The Twins' Alarm; Trouble Enough; A Letter Comes; and The Heart's Desire.