The jilted Irish lover of a young woman who's ready to marry a hated Englishman calls down a host of ghosts on the couple. Professional "ghost hunter" Dr. Carnacki arrives on the scene to banish the moaning spirits.
A nurse bends the rules to make her three elderly patients happy. The doctor, however, has no bedside manner and is constantly bellowing at her to do things by the book.
All of the nurses the Temples hire soon quit because they refuse to follow the rules of a new book on how to raise children scientifically. The husband supplies the answer with a modern mechanical nurse. While the robo-nanny can follow the book's rules to the letter, it's unable to give the baby love or use judgments when something unexpected happens.moreless