Cast & Crew
Dave Hall arrives in Boonton and finds work in the oil fields, soon falling in love with Marjorie, a waitress. One night in the park Dave gets into a fight with a dancehall bouncer whom he soundly trounces; Dave becomes a local hero and the popular favorite in a match with Battling Roff, a professional fighter who takes on all comers. Dave adopts Clem, an orphan boy, and for the first time in life finds himself in a place that he would like to call home. A traveling salesman comes to town and informs the populace that Dave is a professional patsy who, in town after town, first establishes his reputation as a fighter and then takes a dive. Boonton turns against Dave, but he informs Roff's manager that he is through as a fall guy. Dave wins the fight on guts alone and, redeemed in the eyes of his new friends, prepares to settle down with Clem and Marjorie.