Jim Hull, his wife and their son, Jack, are settlers on the far frontier. While the troops are called away to find the trail of the hostilities, the settlers are attacked by the Indians. Jim Hull is in the field plowing. The Indians tie Mrs. Hull to a tree. Jack gets away and hides under the water in a river, using a reed in his mouth for air. There is a fierce battle and just as they are about to overpower the settlers, the troops arrive, and Jim Hull is overjoyed to have his wife and Jack restored to him.
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