Tiring of work on the farm, Jack Harper quarreled with his father and went west, bidding a temporary goodbye to his sweetheart, Elsie Nugent. In a Western barroom he was made great fun of as a tenderfoot. Tom Manly, a good-natured gambler, interfered with the cowboys' sport at Jack's expense. Manly took Jack to his cabin and invited him to share it. In a short time Jack began drinking and gambling. Having lost all his money he put up a ring that Elsie had given him and lost that, Manly being the winner. One day in a fit of remorse Jack wrote to Elsie. With a woman's intuition Elsie knew that Jack was in trouble and immediately set out to go to him. Meanwhile Jack had seen an iron box of money loaded in the stage coach. He determined to turn robber. This happened on the very day when Elsie arrived. She met Manly and that gentleman immediately offered to take her to her lover's cabin. When they arrived there Manly saw that Jack had cut a mask from a blanket. He also missed his rifle and...
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