Mr. Boredman promises to take his wife to the opera. Instead his friend Barnett induces him to go out on a lark. Boredman tells his wife that he must go out on business, but her suspicions being aroused, she follows him. The men go to a gambling house that is masked by being represented as a literary society. They proceed to play, when the doorkeeper tells Boredman that his wife is outside. He makes his escape through the window, and she enters, but being unable to find her husband, gives Barnett a masterful tongue-lashing. Just then the place is raided and everybody in the place is arrested, including Mrs. Boredman. Boredman goes home, and it being very late at night, and his wife not being home, he begins to worry. He visits the club-house and getting into an argument with the policeman in charge is also arrested. Meanwhile. Mrs. Boredman is still in jail. Barnett and others are in a cell, when to their surprise Boredman is brought in to keep them company. Mrs. B. shouts her way out...
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