Mary Cameron and John Rydon become engaged. Charley and Harry, rejected suitors, go to Nevada and become rival stagecoach owners. Mary and John both arrive in Sage. John offers the express contract to the stage making the fastest time between there and Cactus. Mary says she will favor the one who wins. Charley has arranged with some cowboys to hold up his rival's stage in fun, and the same plan has been adopted by Harry, who arranges with some friendly Indians, The plans miscarry, each holding up the wrong stage. During the ensuing mix-up John gets up on the stage and drives off, arriving at Cactus first himself, thus winning the girl.
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