Fannie E. Newberry – “He b’leives I did it!” thought Jack. He clenched his fists. “They won’t b’lieve me ’cause I’m poor.” Jack, a homeless shoeshine boy in the big city of Chicago, is befriended by a well-to-do gentleman. But when Jack is accused of stealing a valuable ring, he flees. The ring is found, and his remorseful friends search desperately for Jack. But where is he? Reprinted old book.