setting-10:00 pm ;dark street in nyc early 1900s tone mysterious charscter ; bob ;jimmy wells;under cover policeman
main conflict jimmy must decide weather or not to arrest his friend or let him go
bob talkes to a police man about waiting for an old friend to meet him after 20 years he assures the police man his friend will show up and he says hell wait 30 min beond the meetting time
A man believed by bob to be jimmy, greets him and they take a walk and stop under a street light were they can both see each other's faces clearly. bob realizes the man is not jimmy and the man tells him he's been under arrest for ten minutes.
the undercover police man gives bob a note telling him it's from potrolman wells.
bob reads the note from jimmy witch indicated that he recognized him as a wanted man so he sent someone else to arrest him because he couldn't do it himself.