Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Dorothy Mackaill, Anders Randolf, Pat Hartigan
Director: Sidney Olcott
Lieutenant Ranson belittles the exploits of a bandit known as "The Red Rider," and boasts to his fellow officers that he could hold up a stagecoach with a pair of scissors. And rides out and to do so. The postmaster, returning from a neighboring town, is also held up and his bodyguard is killed. Ranson is arrested on suspicion and placed on trial.