Champion of the weak and oppressed, Superman wages a constant fight against crime.
Recently, Clark has accompanied an expedition to the jungles of South America where a sniper had tried to kill them. Now they are safe in campas the Major reminds Clark of the many dangers in the jungle, and explains the importance of the Ashtereth they are in search of. Clark learns of how the archaeological discovery came to be. The major is bent on extracting the artifacts, and outsmarting the local tribesmen.
When the major appears to have been abducted, Clark sees his chance to transform into Superman as he flies over the jungle. The major is rescued, but now he and Clark are trapped in an underground tunnel, with wild natives waiting for them outside.