The land-rush opening of the Cherokee Strip brings in its wake a scattering of outlaws and claim jumpers. Among these is a crooked promoter. Trent Parker (Frank Jacquet), and his henchmen who plan a huge swindle by compiling falsified reports, putting the claims of honest settlers into the names of various henchmen. Clay Stevens (Allan Lane), a government agent posing as a drifting cowhand, advises the settlers to organize their resistance. Ben Jode (Roy Barcroft), the gang leader, runs for sheriff so he can gain full control of the town. Written by
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Land-grabbing racketeers threaten to rule the range(original print ad)
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Did You Know?
As the settlers are fleeing Red Dust one of them tells the wagon driver to "Step on it" - a phrase that was not coined until 1923 and referred to an automobile's gas pedal. See more
You seem to know a lot about your land laws.
A wandering cowboy picks up a lot of information... most of it's worthless.