Hardie is ordered to track down the man who murdered a Wells Fargo messenger. He is helped by the driver who recognized the killer and is willing to testify. The town is wild and Hardie is surprised at the actions of several people.
A single masked man holds up a Wells Fargo stage and shoots the shotgun guard in the chest. The driver, Jeff McKay, who grew up in the town recognized the shooter with whom he grew up as being Hale Cameron. Jeff telegraphs the corporate office which sends Jim Hardie to catch the shooter. Jeff helps lead Jim to Hale, catch him, and place him in jail for trial. Jeff is engaged to Glory Harper who was adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Glen Harper. The saloon in the town is owned by Bill Bolliver who is friends with both the good and bad elements of the wild town. It is assumed he will help Hale Cameron but he promises Glory all will be okay. Hardie is surprised how things work out and even more so why.Written by