Galpin, Alfred /Old Bugs

   In “Old Bugs,” a once-successful writer who took to drink and thereby alienated the woman he loved, Eleanor Wing. He dies in the attempt to prevent Wing’s son, Alfred Trever, from imbibing alcohol at a tavern.

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