Falling Leaves plot
It's early fall and Dr. Headley eagerly demonstrates what appears to be a miraculous treatment for tuberculosis. Not far from where he is working, the disease seems to soon be taking another life, a teenage girl named Winifred. Her little sister Trixie overhears the doctor saying that Winifred will die as soon as the last leaf falls from the tree. Trixie interprets the words literally and decides to do everything possible to save her sister.