A frontier U.S. marshal must take on a dangerous gang of diamond smugglers who have taken a young woman and her father hostage. The perils increase when the old man is left stranded in the hot, dry desert while his daughter's virtue is threatened by one of the thugs. Art Mix, Virginia Warwick, and Clifford Davidson star in this early western. 67 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score; bonus shorts "The Making of Broncho Billy" (1913), "Tight Cargo" (1913). Silent with music score. Plays All Regions.