Eugene O'Brien (Herbert Landis)Virginia Valli (Anne Travers)Jean Hersholt (Ole Bergson)Bryant Washburn (Hilary Fenton)Cissy Fitzgerald (Mrs. Edgerton)George Nichols (James Travers)Boris Karloff (Blackie Blanchette)
Lewis H. Moomaw
Herbert Landis, who secretly loves Anne Travers, is sent by her father to supervise construction of a bridge in Oregon. Anne insists that society man Hilary Fenton join the party, and as a result Landis broods in his cabin, which he shares with his foreman Ole Bergson. Ole, who claims to know all about love, disguises himself as well-known desperado Blackie Blanchette and kidnaps Anne, leaving a note urging Landis to "rescue" her; however, Ole is captured by the real Blackie. While a raging forest fire breaks out, Landis rides to the cabin and confronts Blackie; as the fire reaches the cabin, Blackie meets a fiery death while Landis and Anne stagger through the flames to the river. The other suitor, finding country customs too rough, departs, leaving Anne to discover her true love.