Buster Keaton replaces a distracted cop's gun with a banana and heads to the beach for some target practice. Unable to hit anything he aims at but never failing to hit something, including Al St. John in a cameo, he drops the gun and goes to the gallery.
Catch Me If You Can
Buster Keaton rigged the gallery bell using string, a dog, and a bone to ring whenever he presses a lever. When Tim returns, he passes his employment test and August, impressed with Keaton's abilities, asks him to be his body guard.
The High Sign was the first short film Buster Keaton made on his own.
The film begins with Buster Keaton getting thrown off of a train. Quick to land on his feet, he steals a newspaper which unfolds to the size of a bed sheet and finds a help wanted ad for an expert shot at a shooting gallery.
Buster Keaton at an amusement park finds himself both the bodyguard and hit man of a man targeted by a criminal gang.