The Lone Ranger and Tonto trail two bandits, a man and a woman, who have been robbing the Wells Fargo gold shipments, but each time the masked man and his friend are about to capture the bandits, they vanish as if into thin air.
The Lone Ranger and Tonto plunge into a mysterious robbery blamed on them by outlaws they caught in the act, but the only witnesses are a five-year-old child and an elderly rancher suddenly stricken blind for no apparent reason.
When the three Clanton brothers escape from prison and embark on a robbing spree, the Lone Ranger and Tonto call upon their old friend, Black Hawk, for information about possible hiding places in the badlands.
The Lone Ranger and Tonto strike a blow for tolerance when race-baiting residents of Morgan's Flat kidnap the mail-order bride of a Chinese laundryman and prepare to tar and feather the prospective groom.
The Lone Ranger and Tonto, with the help of a tenderfoot schoolteacher in the Indian Service, save a little western town from annihilation at the hands of the normally peaceful Cheyenne after the Indians are robbed of thier money and honor.