The 9th film of PRC's "Lone Rider" series finds rancher Jack Stewart, after innocently serving a jail term for rustling, on his way back to his ranch and daughter Kate. He is stopped by some ranchers who were victims of the rustlers and, when he refuses to leave the territory, they attempt to summarily hang him. Sheriff Smoky Moore tries to stop it but is knocked out. Tom Cameron/The Lone Rider and Fuzzy Jones rescue Stewart and also see that Smoky is an old friend of theirs. Nora Mason, whose husband was hung for rustling the year before, is operating with her gang leader Trimmer Davis and his henchmen, from the Santa Clarissa Mission, where the three outlaws are posing as padres after imprisoning mission Padre José. Nora is staying at Stewart's ranch where, under an assumed name, she has made friends with Kate. Tom recognizes Nora, says nothing, but steals a token inscribed "To Nora from Bruce" from a necklace. The bandits run stolen cattle onto Stewart's ranch, kill him, and try to... Written by
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He Pulled Punches To Oblige A Gal... She Thanked Him With A Smoking Double-Cross!
Did You Know?
The earliest documented telecast of this film in the New York City area occurred Thursday 21 February 1946 on pioneer television station WNBT (Channel 1). See more
Although the story takes place in the bygone days of cattle rustling, unpaved roads and oil lamps, leading ladies Wanda McKay
and Claire Rochelle
both have up to the minute 1942 hair styles and McKay's knee length skirts and high heel shoes are totally in the mode of contemporary 1942 fashions. See more
The Lone Rider Song
Written by Johnny Lange
and Lew Porter
Sung by George Houston See more