Garrett ruins Gold Hill's benefit Fourth of July show by stealing all the fireworks from Murphy'''''''s barn. He puts them in his saloon safe. A comical old safe cracker, an escaped convict, befriends Murphy and the kids and liberates the firecrackers.
Three of the kids kids decide Moses needs some romance in his life, so they send away for a mail-order bride. Her arrival brings about joy to everyone except Moses. By the time Moses realizes she's a perfect woman for his wife, she goes back to her old boyfriend back east after she receives a letter from him stating he wants to marry her.