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Keith Harrington rescues a Mr. Whatmough from an attempted street robbery. Whatmough is the chief partner in the famous shipping line Whatmough, Duvant and Co and Keith is given his chance to become a cadet.

He makes friends with Peter Kelso and Dusty Miller and joins the Golden Effort - one of the famous Golden line.

They are shipwrecked on a desert island where they manage to ward off an attack by savages.

The Good Ship "Golden Effort"

Author: Percy F. Westerman

Title: The Good Ship "Golden Effort"

Series: Golden Line

First Published by: Blackie and Son Ltd.

Place: London & Glasgow

Format: HC

Date: 1924




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