Taking time to buy a new bridal for his horse, Jingles sets the stage for the next adventure. Gunplay over a letter sets Bill on the trail to a friend, and a local rancher. Who wants to do harm to old man Weston? At the ranch, Bill and Jingles are greeted with gunplay, and a girl with a rifle.
Bill finds out what has Rosemarie so riled up. Jingles claims the mystery of the murdered rancher is getting, “Thicker than bears around a honey tree.” What about the letter? It warns of a convict who is being released, and on the trail for revenge. Left in the care of her uncle, Bill and Jingles set out to get a killer.
Has their man just fallen into their laps, when the stage coach arrives? Jingles thinks Bill is nuts for letting their man go, but Bill has other plans to bush whack their bushwhacker. Secrets explode to light when a letter explains who is the real evil doer.