West, the foreman of the construction camp in which hydraulic pumps are in use, is discharged for drunkenness and young Clayton is installed in his place. The superintendent especially informs Clayton that the water at the pumping station must be turned off every night. Dolores, the pretty waitress in the cook shack, is annoyed at the attentions of the Mexican cook. Pedro, and Clayton, admiring the girl and seeing she is distressed, promises to help her if necessary. West and Pedro put their heads together and precipitate a fight between West and Clayton. Pedro watches with fiendish glee and Dolores also sees the fight. Running to the wheel which turns the water on or off, she manages to stop the flow just as Clayton falls. At the private dining room in the cook shack, Dolores places a note under Clayton's plate, telling him she is going home and asking him to meet her the following day at the old Mission. Pedro sees this and alters the note to read, "tonight." Clayton finds the note ...
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