Against his better judgment, Bart Maverick teams up with Samantha Crawford to recover stolen Treasury plates.
Having no fear, Bret Maverick feels it's about time someone did something concerning the town bully so he asks the townspeople to do something.
After being beaten, robbed, and shanghaied, Bart Maverick sets out to expose a respected member of San Francisco society, and the man responsible for his troubles, as a diamond swindler.
Maverick finds himself on the jury of a murder trial and happens to be the only member who thinks the accused didn't do it.
Bret is more than happy to escort a lovely young widow with a large sum of cash to the bank. That is until he learns that the money is counterfeit.
After becoming stranded, Bart Maverick manages to hitch a ride with two horsemen. Only these men are being chased by a posse because of a robbery that resulted in a murder. Maverick now becomes the "third" suspect in the crime and must clear himself of the charges before he is killed.moreless
Bret thinks he's killed the owner of a mine, only to meet him alive again. The gambler then gets involved with a mining engineer and his struggle for improved working conditions.
After a long, hard winter of trapping, a friend of Bart's is murdered. Maverick pokes his nose into the case and quickly ends up facing the business end of the killer's .45.