News of a peace treaty signing between the Paiutes and people of Nevada give cause for a big celebration. Virginia City is filled with a circus-like atmosphere, but nobody is aware of a deadly threat that a white supremacist has planned. Mr. Ganns - a white supremacist who killed his own son after marrying a Paiute - arrives in Virginia City with two henchmen, all of them posing as reporters from St. Louis and hoping to cover the treaty signing. Inside boxes marked "camera equipment" are actually parts from a stolen Gatling gun, which they plan to use to kill everyone. Ganns - whose hatred of the redman had been building for years, resulting in his son's estrangement and eventual murder - suggests that, by massacring everyone at the peace treaty signing, each side will blame the other and eventually, a raging war would start with the Paiute tribe (then other tribes) eventually being killed off. Eventually, Hoss is taken hostage by Ganns's men, and when Joe and Clem go to investigate, ...
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