The Ruse (1915)
Directed by
William S. Hart
Written by
Thomas H. Ince
A.P. Johnson
Genre: Short / Western

Plot Summary: "Bat" Peters, reformed gunfighter turned prospector, travels to Chicago to collect on a business deal with
a mine promoter who turns out to be crooked.

Cast (credits order)
William S. Hart .... 'Bat' Peters
John Davidson .... John Folsom (as Jack Davidson)
Clara Williams .... Mary Dawson
Fanny Midgley .... Mrs. Dawson
Gertrude Claire .... Mother Grady
Bob Kortman .... A Gangster
Shorty Hamilton .... A Cowboy

Also Known As:
A Square Deal
Square Deal Man
Runtime: 28 min.
Country: USA
Color: Black and White
Sound Mix: Silent

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