A newspaper editor is being shoved aside to make room for the publisher's "golden boy." Before exiting, he send his replacement to cover the execution of a man he could have saved from the electric chair.
Violence-hating gunslinger Britt Ponsett visits old friend and retired lawman Dan Mailer and his family at their frontier farm. Also heading that way is a prison escapee who wants revenge on Mailer for having killed his brother.
A woman who's been threatened with murder by her "boyfriend" asks the police for protection. The worried woman is murdered while an officer is questioning the would-be killer, so it appears he has an airtight alibi.
A senator's wife tries to recruit her old governess to help raise their kids. She learns that the sweet old woman feels like no one remembers her anymore. That gives her the idea of staging a reunion of her "kids" to let her see how loved she is.
Following the murder of a small town cop, a big city detective shows up saying he's shot and killed the culprit in the local swamp. The lawman claims it was former Major League pitcher Frank Dyson, an athlete known for being superstitious and relying on his lucky rabbit's foot.
In 1910 London, a vagabond is mistaken for another and brought into the home of a wealthy man and his daughter. Keeping up the charade, he finds himself a player in a criminal enterprise involving counterfeit paintings.
Two men who run an Alaskan bush airline. One is married; the other is having an affair with his wife woman. When their love letter gets lost, the cheating partner thinks their tryst has been discovered and that his jilted co-owner is trying to kill him in a plane crash.
A rookie cop discovers that another officer on the force is in with racketeers. He confronts the lieutenant and offers to give him an "out" if he'll come through with evidence to convict the mobsters.
While serving a jail sentence for a gas station heist, a man is divorced by his wife. After his sentence, he comes to see her again with vengeance on his agenda.
In this comedy, Sgt. Childs is the hangar chief, but his dream is to be a cook. He gets himself assigned to a general's flight so he can show off his culinary skills, but theofficer'sdietician gets in his way. Luckily, she becomes ill when they hit some turbulence.
A widowed white man on the Canadian frontier wants to marry a young Indian woman to help raise his two children. Standing in the way is the future father in law, who wants his daughter to manipulate her future husband to get more loot for himself.
An ex-convict with a tough parole officer tries to keep nose clean. He's running into trouble, however, from a neighborhood thug who think's the parolee's girlfriend ought to belong to him. The small-time gangster would like nothing more than to see the ex-con go back to prison.
An outlaw gets out of jail after five years and has some scores to settle. He wants to get back his woman, and the child she was carrying when he was sent to prison. She's now married to his former best friend and that doesn't sit well with the gunslinger.
A Texas Ranger has followed a suspected murderer for months, tracking him all the way to Oregon. The man he's after says he killed in self defense. She's also now married to the local sheriff's daughter.