Land swindlers find out that the tumble-down ranch they sold to a retired professor from the east has a large deposit of silver ore.
Three gold miners have disappeared and Hoppy discovers that they each vanished from the same hotel room.
An army captain comes to North Fork to kill the man who shot down his son in a gunfight - Lucas McCain.
The stooges are taking care of their invalid friend Mary who is confined to wheelchair. At their jobs in a theater, where they hope to earn money for an operation for Mary, they witness a hypnotist, doing his act. The stooges become subjects for his show and are hypnotized into walking out on a flagpole high above the ground. When they come out of their trance and realize their predicament they fall into a window and foil a robbery in progress thus earning reward money to pay for Mary's operation.moreless