Dumb-bell Larry Semon gets into scrapes at the sawmill while the owner and his daughter are taken hostage by disgruntled former employees.

Starring Larry Semon and Babe Hardy · Directed by Larry Semon and Norman Taurog

A pretended cripple is the centerpiece of a con artist's plot to fleece the gullible believers of a small-town faith healer.

Starring Thomas Meighan, Betty Compson, and Lon Chaney · Directed by George Loane Tucker

When an innocent woman is kidnapped by a rival group of outlaws during a turf war he had a part in starting, bad-man Cliff Hudspeth reforms his ways to rescue her.

Starring William S. Hart · Directed by William S. Hart

Ferdie, tired of his wife's love for the foxtrot, fakes an injury to get out of dancing.

Starring Sidney Drew and Mrs. Sidney Drew · Directed by Sidney Drew

Robert feigns illness to see a nurse he has fallen in love with.

Starring Sidney Drew and Jane Morrow · Directed by Sidney Drew

A collection of fragmentary sequences from The Messenger, in which slapstick antics follow Jimmy as he lackadaisically goes about his messenger job.

Starring Jimmy Aubrey · Directed by Jimmy Aubrey

A pictorial report of the methods used by human traffickers to procure women for prostitution.

Starring Edwin Carewe · Directed by Frank Beal

Peggy covers for Frank, who has stolen $500 from his father to pay his gambling debts.

Starring Mace Greenleaf and Blanche Cornwall · Directed by Alice Guy-Blaché

Ruth finds herself speeding to what could be an untimely grave on a runaway boxcar.

Starring Ruth Roland · Directed by Fred Jackman

A fisherman discovers a young woman on what should be an uninhabited island who gives him the ominous warning that those who land on Dead Man's Isle do not have long to live.

Starring Clyde Benson and Edith Johnson · Directed by Giles Warren