Josh is down on his luck after playing cards and getting cleaned out. John Garth enters asking for Josh who he wants to speak to privately saying he has a job for Josh for $100 a day plus expenses. They move over to the bar where Garth offers Josh a job helping find his fiancé Leslie who has disappeared. At first Josh assumes she simply left him and doesn't want to get involved. Garth then shows him a telegram he received that indicates she may be dead. Garth has traveled to Hogan looking for Leslie who was a singer and member of a troupe that played at Hogan. Hogan, nearly dead, is owned by Frank Jeffers who won't say where she is or went but agrees she did play at Hogan. Frank decides Skeek should give Garth a false location where she is staying. When they find the shack abandoned, they nearly give up. Garth decides to raise the reward for her to $1500 to spark more interest among the locals at the same time Josh gets heated over their being told to leave in a half hour. During this...
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The lack of on screen credit for the actress, remaining unidentified at this writing, in the role of Frank Jeffers' girlfriend is inexplicable due to the number of scenes and lines of dialogue she has and her importance to the development of the plot. See more