Description:01 58 06 00 United States. The 20s. In badly frequented bar, a woman with black, very elegant lace shawl and the air authoritarian, Christine Mayo threatens a disabled person, a handicapped person, Lon Chaney. Chaney implores the forgiveness. Gangsters watch on Mayo and maintain also prisoner Jack Mower. Close-up on pleading Chaney. Close-up on contemptuous Mayo, the sadistic air. Close-up of the gangsters with hats and caps which call up with a telephone of the bar. Communication, plots a plan. Chaney tries to throw himself on Mayo to prevent him from acting, but he is held by men. In the street, a policeman discusses with a Chinese which seems to watch to lean in the wall, contrast of their dresses. Close-up of sceptical coachman.