Joe Baker writes Cheyenne to come visit as he has a business proposition. With the help of Sam Wilson and his wife Victoria who will pay to outfit the group, they're going to ride down just below the Mexican border and round up hundreds of mustangs that are running wild. At $30 a head, they would all clean up. When Cheyenne shows up, Joe is too sick to sit a horse but Cheyenne is still willing to help out his friend and act alone as guide. Victoria, however, is not so generous. They need another worker and she insists that the wages come out of Joe and Cheyenne's share. The bearded Jed Begert runs off the other candidates for the job but both Sam and Cheyenne feel he is qualified. They decide to keep the party small and hire wranglers in Mexico based on Jed's advice. She also insists that she is coming along, never mind the heat, the load of money she insists they carry and that Chato, the leader of a band of Mescaleros, is not too fond of folks coming into his territory and making ... Written by
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There are two kinds of men, Sam: those who make things happen and those who just have things happen to them.