Harry Flathers, a revenue officer, arrives at Darcy and presents a note of introduction to the sheriff, informing him that illicit whiskey is being made in the mountains near the town and that Flathers has been sent to capture the moonshiner. Attired as a fisherman, Flathers sets out on a tour of investigation. In the heart of the mountains lives Ned Thaneous with his step-daughter, Dollie. Their nearest neighbor, Zeb, operates an illicit still and keeps old man Thaneous supplied with his favorite beverage. Zeb is in love with Dollie and with the aid of the old man, tries to persuade her to marry him. Dollie refuses and the poor girl's life is made a burden by the importunate lover and her stepfather. While Flathers is fishing one day, he and Dollie meet. It is a case of love at first sight. Several weeks later, Flathers, who has not succeeded in locating the still, comes across Zeb annoying Dollie. He interferes and starts to take her home. Zeb sees the officer's badge, and ...
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