The Battle (1911)

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  • Coward Redeems Himself Acquisition


Story about the transformation of a coward into a lion-hearted hero by the derision of the girl he loved. The battle takes place outside her home and he rushes in to hide. She laughs at him and her fortitude inspires him. Later he makes a hazardous journey to obtain more ammunition for his company.

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