A Danish immigrant by the name of Jens and Matt Rockford are rivals for affections of young widow Emmy Barton. Beth is getting jealous and decides to help Jens.
Matt Rockford has been shot by gunslinger Joe Cole and may lose his eyesight as a result.
The person Sheriff Lane Temple has in jail is part of an outlaw gang. The gang is trying to force Temple to release him by setting fire to the town.