Narrator: For weeks now, the Lone Ranger and his faithful Indian companion, Tonto, have been pursuing the vicious Pete Madden gang, wanted for cattle rustling from everywhere West of the Mississippi. These desperate outlaws have left a trail of robbery, destruction, and murder. At long last, their leader, Pete Madden himself, has finally been captured by the angry ranchers, but at what a heavy cost! For the madden gang has already struck back ruthlessly by abducting young Jim Patrick, son of one of the ranchers to hold as a hostage for their vicious leader! Every rancher in the country is up in arms. Every rancher, that is, but two newcomers in this part of the West - Fred Vance and his wife, Mary.