Bat Masterson has been roaming through Texas and the Black Hills enjoying life. Along with luck at gambling he has met Cora Warrous who he plans to wed and her brother Al. Al claims to be a reformed outlaw who is wanted in Missouri. Bat has decided to build a ranch with them in Wyoming. They purchase 500 head of cattle at Dodge City to take with them. Shotgun's sleuthing turns up that Al is headed for Hole in the Wall Wyoming. Earp decides to not press Bat or Al on the cattle hoping Al is going straight. When he learns the group has killed a couple of lawmen, Earp leaves alone to catch Al and retrieve Bat. He arrives at Sally's Store in the wilderness near the outlaws. He lays a trap there for the group as Bat learns about the real Cora who Earp teaches a severe lesson. Written by
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Bat Masterson, after a term as Sheriff in Ford County, started drifting in search of romance and excitement. From Texas cow towns, mining towns, and the Black Hills, Bat tried to live it up. Then he fell in love with a girl named Cora Watrous and returned to Dodge City full of big ideas, which he expected his old friend, Wyatt Earp, to share.