A young millionaire, Robert Redwin, does not marry because he cannot find any girl who he is sure loves him for himself alone and not for his millions. Redwin gets a tip that coal is to be found in a certain district in Tennessee, and sends Carter, his agent, to investigate and report. Carter finds valuable deposits at Hell's Gap, on land owned by a poor mountaineer and his granddaughter, Josephine Blake. He telegraphs Redwin advising the purchase of the land at a high figure, and himself schemes to marry the girl, so that he may obtain her coming fortune. Josephine will have nothing to do with Carter, although he threatens that she will get no money unless she marries him. The check paying for the land is never sent by Redwin, who meets with an accident just as he is about to sign it. A heavy picture falls on his head, causing him to lose his memory and forget his identity. He disappears and the papers are filled with the sensation of the lost millionaire. Redwin, having forgotten ...
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