Jim Dunn, county sheriff, is asked to withdraw his name as a candidate for re-election because the boys think he has proved himself incapable in office. Dunn is a tighter, rushes to town, declares he will be in the campaign in spite of all opposition, and has the town placarded with notices urging the boys to vote for him. .Meanwhile, the judges have a hard time to find a man with the nerve to run against Dunn. Broncho Billy, a ranchman, is urged to become a candidate and agrees. Cleaning his gun thoroughly, Broncho sits down to eat dinner. Word of Broncho's becoming his rival reaches Dunn's ears and he immediately rides to the ranch house. Bursting into the room he furiously orders Broncho to withdraw his name, but the stalwart ranchman laughs him to scorn and calmly resumes his meal. Wild with rage Dunn now declares he will kill Broncho if he ventures into town on election day, and leaves. The morning of election day Broncho arms himself, mounts and starts for town. Meanwhile Dunn ...
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