It all started when an automobile carrying Cleo Graham and her fiancé, Herbert Fitzroy, broke down in the west. Handsome Bud Marsdon, a cowboy, hitched his horse to the machine and pulled it to a hotel, indignantly refusing Fitzroy 's offer to pay for the service. The next evening the cowboys held a dance and it must be admitted that Fitzroy had grounds for jealousy because Cleo danced nearly all the time with Bud. Fitzroy and a "sorehead" cowboy named Dan, plotted to get Bud into trouble. In a preliminary gun fight Bud got the better of Dan. Then the latter wrote a note signing Cleo's name and asking Bud to meet her at the "Forks." When Bud arrived there he was held up by four masked men. They took his saddle on which his name was stamped, placed it on a horse that they had stolen and turned the animal loose. A little while later they released Bud, after putting into his pocket a face mask. The alarm was soon spread and the sheriff set out to find the horse thief. Of course, when the...
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