An orphan (Richard Barthelmess) is adopted by Major Buford (Claude Gillingwater) is educated in Lexington and joins the Union Army as a Captain. He rediscovers his childhood sweetheart (Molly O' Day) and after his adopted father dies in the civil war, he gives up his inheritance in Kentucky for the girl he loves and moves back to be to his real birthplace to be with her.
Primitive loves, primitive hates, mountain madness, blood feuds- all in this soul-stirring drama of the Kentucky hills. (Print Ad- Aspen Times, ((Aspen, Colo.)) 8 March 1929)
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