Burt and Albert are twin brothers, so exactly alike that no one is able to tell them apart. The only identifying mark is borne by Burt who has a particularly odd scar on his right wrist. The brothers both love Lucille Dayton, daughter of a wealthy stock broker. She prefers Burt and accepts his proposal. Albert is furious and sets about for some way in which he can dishonor his brother and win the girl himself. Finally he forges his own name to a check, and by appearing at his club, establishes an alibi and makes it appear as though Burt had passed the check. Burt is arrested and sent to jail. Lucille believes in him and vows to be faithful to him. His brother out of the way, Albert ruins the girl's father. The old man dies and the girl is left penniless to earn a living. Albert tells her that sooner or later she will come to him. He has her discharged from every position she manages to get. About this time Burt is released from jail and is unable to find either Lucille or his brother....
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