This western takes an interesting turn and chronicles the early lives of its protagonists to explain why they turned out the way they did. It all began when a happy little family is torn asunder by an evil outlaw. Many years pass. The mother owns a saloon and continually pines for her son. Her husband became the town sheriff. Happiness ensues when their long lost son suddenly rides to town to look for a gold mine. When they figure out who he is, happiness ensues.