Another international man of mystery. They are flocking to this strange town.

I can reveal this much: Truman voted for Woodrow Wilson in 1916, and came to regret it.

“The American adventurer in old Europe” was a popular adventure film trope in the 1910s-1920s, mainly thanks to Prisoner of Zenda and Graustark clones, but also inspired by actual adventures of military attachés, expeditionary corps members, missionaries, spies and other real-life adventurers during the Great War and the ensuing revolutions.