While hoping against hope, Daddy Warbucks is seeking any sign that Annie is still alive. Meanwhile, on the island with her friends, Annie realizes how important it has been to study hard in school. It is taking all her wits, and help from her engineer friend from England to build a radio transmitter.
Leaping lizards, even if the generator does work, what other things will they need to send radio waves to reach help. A high power antenna, will direct signals out for thousands of miles. Radio signals will be sent out in all directions at once.
Bud arms himself with his pistol when a island native approaches. Leaping lizards! Is there really any danger? Annie is sure the natives are peaceful, and are the ones she helped bring water to to rescue them recently. Will she accept the offer to become queen of the island?