Saunders is an outlaw, but he has a heart as tender as a woman's, and when he looked down from his mountain retreat and saw the burning cabin of the Warrens, he rushed to their rescue and offered them his hut until they could obtain a better home. Mrs. Warren was very ill and a doctor must be gotten at once, so Mary told Saunders. Realizing that there is a price on his head, he hesitates before starting for the town, where the sheriff lives and the reward is posted, but the exigency of the trip urges him on. But before Saunders and the doctor reached Warren's home, Mrs. Warren died. Saunders was recognized while going through the town, and the sheriff struck out upon his trail. The returning doctor directed the sheriff to the outlaw's retreat, where he caught him and made him a prisoner. Mary pleaded for his liberty but the sheriff was firm. Mary finally persuades him to see her mother, the woman for whom Saunders risked his liberty. Glancing at the woman, the sheriff recognized one ...
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