Waking up in a cold, stark jail cell, a bruised and battered man has no memory of what landed him where he is. What's more, he has no memory of who he is. An officer enlightens him: the identification found on his person purports him to be one Jeffrey Adams of Des Moines, Iowa, now in the Big Apple and accused of stirring up trouble in one of its watering holes the night before. Jeffrey Adams? Des Moines? Nothing sounds familiar to this alleged barroom brawler.
Soon enough "Jeffrey" discovers his true identity: Valentine Haines. The late Valentine Haines, in fact, presumed dead in an early morning explosion that r