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Film Daily
25 Sep 1927.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
9 October 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Action Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
16 August 1927
Copyright Number:
LU24319
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,542
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

When his father is killed resisting arrest on a murder charge, Jim Demming, ignoring his father's warning, rides to Happy Valley to learn the truth. There he meets Betty Allen and defends her against Paul Demming, whose family is involved in a feud with the Allens. Jim offers to help the Allens pay off their debts by riding in the local rodeo. Paul learns that Jim is his cousin and causes him to lose the contest. Paul tries to bribe a lawyer to destroy his father's will, which bequeaths property to Jim, but the lawyer refuses and tells Jim the truth. Jim seeks out his cousin to revenge himself, but Paul is ultimately killed by his own men by mistake. The family feud ends with the marriage of Betty and ... +


When his father is killed resisting arrest on a murder charge, Jim Demming, ignoring his father's warning, rides to Happy Valley to learn the truth. There he meets Betty Allen and defends her against Paul Demming, whose family is involved in a feud with the Allens. Jim offers to help the Allens pay off their debts by riding in the local rodeo. Paul learns that Jim is his cousin and causes him to lose the contest. Paul tries to bribe a lawyer to destroy his father's will, which bequeaths property to Jim, but the lawyer refuses and tells Jim the truth. Jim seeks out his cousin to revenge himself, but Paul is ultimately killed by his own men by mistake. The family feud ends with the marriage of Betty and Jim. +

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