Doc Bell who was once a successful criminal is paroled to Jim Hardy but he is having trouble starting his medical practice. When he takes the same train carrying $50,000 which is robbed, Jim is led to believe that Doc Bell is part of it.
Jim Hardie is sent to help guard a $50,000 gold shipment from the Scripture Mine to Clay City for shipment, A holdup gang decides to steal it while it is on the train as there will be fewer guards. As Jim and the agent Joe Huggins move the gold into the Wells Fargo safe, Joe informs Jim that the town has not welcomed back Doc Bell who was paroled from prison to Jim who originally captured him. Doc Bell has written Jim asking him to stop by as he needs to talk. Jim learns that Doc wants to move to another town where he is not known but he needs Jim's permission. Jim okay's the move but decides to ride with the gold when he learns it and Doc Bell will be on the same train. The outlaws steal the gold and make it look like Doc Bell was part of the robbery. They take him with them as one of the gang was mortally wounded. Written by