THE MADGE MORTON SERIES
By Amy D. V. Chalmers
"The heroines of these stories are four girls, who with enthusiasm for outdoor life, transform a dilapidated canal boat into a pretty floating summer home. They christened the craft "The Merry Maid" and launched it on the shore of Chesapeake Bay. The stories are full of fun and adventure, with not a dull moment anywhere." -- Altemus ad.
MADGE MORTON, CAPTAIN OF THE MERRY MAID -- 1914. Altemus; Saalfield.
Four friends and their young chaperone spend the summer on a houseboat. An abused young amnesia victim is restored to her rightful family, and the chaperone's secret burden is discovered and lifted.
MADGE MORTON'S SECRET -- 1914. Altemus; Saalfield.
Madge and her friends visit the Curtis family. The girls help a young inventor and Mage clears her father's name. Several weeks are spend shipwrecked on a deserted island.
MADGE MORTON'S TRUST -- 1914. Altemus; Saalfield.
Madge's faith in the basic integrity of a strange, unfriendly young boy is rewarded and the true thief is uncovered.
MADGE MORTON'S VICTORY -- 1914. Altemus. Saalfield.
Madge is united at last with her missing father.
Advertisements in Saalfield edition of Meadow-Brook Girls Under Canvas and Altemus edition of Meadow-Brook Girls on the Tennis Courts