Broncho Billy, a dangerous character, is captured. On the way to jail, the sheriff stops at Evelyn's house for something to eat. Broncho Billy becomes infatuated with Evelyn and attempts to talk to her, but the men prevent it. On the day of the trial. Broncho Billy, in a clever manner, gets the sheriff's gun and, although handcuffed, holds up the whole courtroom. He then escapes to the woods, goes to Evelyn's house, where he enters and attempts to force his attentions on her. She attracts the attention of her Indian servant, and in the sign language, tells him to get help. He meets the sheriff and posse, who gallop furiously to the cabin and rescue Evelyn. Broncho Billy is again arrested and locked behind the iron doors.
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