A wounded man wanders into camp with the strong box from a stagecoach robbery. Favor decides to hold the money till the next town but when two of the robbers enter camp and one gets away, the drive is hit with dangers from the robbers.
As Wishbone and Mushy pick up supplies a stage is held up. The robbers get the strongbox but Wishbone wounds the man carrying it. That night the man stumbles into camp with the box containing $50,000 but dies. Favor decides to hold the money until they reach the next town. The next day Jeff McKeever and a partner come into camp posing as a deputies looking for the robbers and money. Rowdy recognizes Jeff, his old officer, so Favor says he has the money before Wishbone recognizes them as two of the holdup men. The drovers capture McKeever but the partner gets away. McKeever says the money is from the Confederacy rightfully belonging to all southerners. The renegades kill one man and set a wagon on fire causing a water shortage. The next waterhole is poisoned and they blast the trail stampeding the cattle taking Hey Soos captive. Rowdy against Favor's orders takes McKeever and the box to Colonel Reed. However, Reed refuses to release Hey Soos so Rowdy goes back empty handed. Favor had ... Written by