Charlie is a fireman who always does everything wrong. A man talks the Fire Chief into ignoring his burning home (he wants the insurance money) unaware that his daughter (the love of the Chief) is upstairs in the house. When the house next door catches fire its owner rouses Charlie who rouses the force.
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At one point, Edna Purviance is clearly seen turning to the camera and saying either the word "bastard" or "beast", right before ascending a flight of stairs. See more