Billy Milford, Harvard graduate, goes west to seek his fortune. In .Addertown he secures a position as stationmaster of the L. & R. Railroad, but is forced out because of his drinking ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(scenario) (as Mary O'Connor), (novel)

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Billy Milford aka Hell-in-the Mud
...
Gunhild, a Norwegian Girl (as Signe Auen)
Tom Wilson ...
Jim Dorsey, Milford's Pal
...
Mrs. Stuvic, an Illinois Matron
Chris Lynton ...
Professor Emerson
William H. Brown ...
Jan Hagnerg, Gunhild's Uncle
Al W. Filson ...
Whitney Mills, R.R. Superintendent
...
Sheriff Dick
Fred Gamble ...
The Railroad Superintendent
Edit

Storyline

Billy Milford, Harvard graduate, goes west to seek his fortune. In .Addertown he secures a position as stationmaster of the L. & R. Railroad, but is forced out because of his drinking habits. He accidentally meets Gunhild, an emigrant Norwegian girl, as she arrives in Addertown to take up her home with Jan Hagsberg, the town's saloonkeeper. Seeking revenge on the railroad, Milford joins Jim Dorsey in a scheme to hold up the road's paymaster on his way to pay the employees of the company's mine. The holdup is carried out successfully and the loot hidden under the floor of Milford's cabin. Dorsey later returns and steals it. Then he flees the town. Milford is accused of the theft, but a search of his cabin does not reveal the money and he is freed. Gunhild, confident of his innocence, pledges her love as Milford goes east to live down the past. Two years later, Gunhild, employed as companion by a wealthy woman, arrives to spend the summer at a farm house adjoining the one operated by ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

19 August 1915 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?