Nora Washburn works as a clerk in the Wells Fargo office in Maricopa where frequent customer Dean Chase, a gun salesman, has had her doctor the receipts she gives him for his company for deposits over a couple of years. Over that time he has stolen $7,000 from them and constantly pesters her to come with him and marry him. The gun company has caught on to his scheme and is wanting its money back. She has a younger brother Tom who also works at the office who is in love with Ruby Coe. She is the daughter of Jonas Coe who spent time in prison for robbing Wells Fargo but he turned himself in. Because of that Nora is dead against the two marrying. Jim Hardie rides into town as shotgun guard on a stage with driver Scotty as they are carrying $25,000. Chase tries to approach Jim to sell him a gun but messes up by pointing a gun at Jim who doesn't know it is unloaded so he knocks Chase down. Chase overhears Tom Washburn ask Jim for a job as he and Ruby are getting married and leaving town ...