Leonie Davis, her sweetheart, Tom, and her father are seated at the breakfast table in a small cabin in the far west, Davis departs for work at the mine, while Tom strolls down the bank of ... See full summary »

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Arthur Mackley ...
Davis, the Miner
Virginia True Boardman ...
Leonie Davis (as Virginia Eames)
True Boardman ...
Tom
Fred Church ...
An Easterner
Bess Sankey ...
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Leonie Davis, her sweetheart, Tom, and her father are seated at the breakfast table in a small cabin in the far west, Davis departs for work at the mine, while Tom strolls down the bank of the river in search of gold. Davis is met at the mine by a young fellow who presents him with a note from a friend of his in the east asking him to give the bearer a job. Davis takes the young fellow to his home where he is introduced to Leonie. That same afternoon an accident happened at the mine and Davis is seriously injured. The Easterner makes a record-breaking ride for the doctor. During his absence Leonie's father writes a dying request that she marry Tom one month after his death. The girl tells Tom she does not love him and that she could never marry him. The doctor arrives too late, for Davis is dead. One month later Leonie marries the man she does not love. The same day the young Easterner tells her of the great world outside, and asks her to run away with him. She consents. Leonie packs ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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2 January 1913 (USA)  »

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