On the night she is to be graduated from school, little Violet Watts implores her father to accompany her, as she is afraid to pass a house which has long borne the reputation of being haunted. Jim Watts hesitates because he knows that his enemy, Pete Brooks, is gunning for him, but finally Watts starts for the commencement with his daughter. As they pass the haunted house a noise within is heard, Jim decides to investigate. Pete Brooks has been following Jim stealthily and continues after him into the house. In one of the rooms Watts comes upon his mother talking to Brooks' father. Jim and Pete demand an explanation. The old folks declare that they are old sweethearts and in order to be friends are forced to meet in the haunted house because of the feud between their sons. Their hearts touched by the pleas of the old lovers the two men agree to discontinue the warfare.
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