John Scott and Henry Carlton are old cronies, and it is their delight that young Jack Scott and Mamie Carlton are to be married some day. The Widow Bruce comes to town and both Scott and Carlton become infatuated. In their rivalry they forbid Jack and Mamie to marry. The widow discovers the trouble and has Jack make love to her. Carlton and Scott see and each withdraws his objection to the marriage of Mamie and Jack, thinking by this means to get rid of their younger rival. But Mamie has seen Jack's love making, too, and the widow has to square Jack there. This she does and when Scott and Carlton find out, they race for the widow's house, only to find that she has just become engaged to a younger man.
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