When some soldiers come to Dodge, the sergeant who earlier caught two soldiers deserting, is now using this information as potential blackmail against them. When they come into town, the sergeant has a run in with Festus. Later the soldiers stab the sergeant. The commanding officer upon hearing of the sergeant's run in with Festus tells Matt to turn him over or he'll tear up the town to look for him. Festus then turns himself to the Major. Written by
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_Major Glory_ When the Major confronts Matt in Doc's office, Matt refers to Festus as Chester. After the Major accuses Matt's "friend" of knifing the sergeant there is a closeup of Matt responding, and he first refers to Festus as "he" and then refers to him as "Chester". See more