Ham and Bud find a mysterious map, showing the hiding place of a treasure hoard. They then set out on a wild journey to the land of the Euks, where the treasure is hidden. In the land of the Euks they meet Eukalelle, who is "some queen." But they arouse the wrath of Olgaloola, the medicine man of the tribe and Ham is sentenced to the axe. But he succeeds in inveigling Olgaloola into a game of dice and before it is over Ham possesses the crown and all the authority that goes with it. He then becomes jealous of Bud, who is getting in strong with the queen, and Bud is sentenced to the fate originally set for Ham. But another game follows, and its conclusion finds Bud crowned King. But by this time Ogaloola has gathered his followers and a battle starts which sends Ham, Bud and Queen Eukalelle flying for safety.