Jim Griggs, an outlaw, being transported from the scene of his arrest to the county jail in a neighboring town, knocks out the sheriff and escapes through the car window when the train is going at a good speed. He is pursued, but finds a hiding place in the garret of a prospector's cabin. The prospector a few minutes later is wounded by an explosion of dynamite, his arms being completely paralyzed. The man-hunters arrive, searching for Griggs, but when they leave the prospector's wife. In an effort to give courage and strength to her husband, asks him to imagine that they are about to be robbed of their savings, bringing out at the same time, several bags of nuggets. The outlaw, above, sees this, and biding his time, soon sees an opportunity to make away with the gold. The wife, however, discovers him and a fight between the two results. The prospector hears the noise, and with superhuman strength rushes out and aids his wife. The strength in his arms returns and the outlaw is soon ...
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