With his older brother headed to war, teenager Homer Macauley takes a job delivering telegrams to help his widowed mother make ends meet. Amidst his youthful rites of passage, Homer grows up quickly, as his new job brings him face-to-face with families who have lost sons in the war.
The library's series "Hollywood Goes to War," featuring movies made during World War II, concludes with this movie:
June 12: Lifeboat
TIME: 5:30 p.m.