Texas: Spirit of Cabin Mine 1919
Before she came to New York for good, Texas Guinan was an expert rider - - born and bred in Waco, Texas - - who starred in silent films. In 1919 "The Spirit of Cabin Mine" was made for the Frohman Amusement Corp. as a two-reeler.
• • SYNOPSIS: Texas Guinan was kidnapped as a baby and raised by the indian who killed her mother. Now grown, Texas spurns the advances of the reservation agent and foils his plans to steal gold from a miner, who turns out to be her real father.
• • The Library of Congress has preserved the movie. [This 1919 film is in the Public Domain.]
• • photos from the film starring Texas Guinan •