Farmer Edwards owned the ranch in Idaho where Jesus, Evangelica and the others worked. Conover met Edwards after the men had left for the season, and he learned some about the lives of the men there from the farmer. Based upon the descriptions of the men, Conover was led to believe that Edwards was a wealthy man. In reality, however, he is nowhere near as wealthy as Ted had expected.
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