Sauntering through the Three X Ranch, Red Hawk and his daughter, Natoosa, are accosted by some of the cowboys, who try to take liberties with the young Indian girl. Jack Bangs comes to her rescue and drives off her tormentors. He earns the thanks of Red Hawk and Natoosa falls deeply in love with him. Upon their return to the Indian encampment, Natoosa confides to her father that she is in love with Bangs. Red Hawk, filled with the pride and traditions of his race, goes back to the ranch, tells Bangs he would honor him by giving his daughter to him in marriage. Bangs frankly tells the chief that he is engaged to another. Red Hawk, disappointed and angry, sullenly departs. He tells his braves that they must capture Jack and his sweetheart, Lillian, and bring them to the Indian encampment. Obeying their chief's command, they await a favorable opportunity and lie in wait for Jack and Lillian, whom they seize and carry away. They tie them to stakes with the decree that on the morrow they ...
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