Nick and Heath, on their way home with a prize bull, are accused of stealing the animal and are sentenced to a brutal work camp - without a trial.
Did You Know?
This features the second whipping Lee Majors suffers in "The Big Valley." The first occurred in "Legend of a General - Part 1" and the third will occur in "Journey Into Violence." See more
When the sheriff tells the captain the crime, he says Nick & Heath rustled a steer. A steer is a bull that has been castrated. Nick & Heath bought a bull for breeding purposes. Nick says so a couple moments later. See more
How did it happen?
[referring to Heath Barkley
For one thing, a burned leg. No doctor to attend it. They won't give him any good food so he can get his strength back. And they whipped him.