Philip Wendell is tormented as Sheriff Dumire continues his investigation. The Pettis gang is out for revenge. Clemma Zendt returns just as Jim Lloyd and Charlotte Seccombe become engaged. Mervin Wendell jumps at a business opportunity and the first Mexican workers come to Centennial.
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They called it "The Age of Opportunity" and no title for its time was ever more appropriate. The future hurdled toward the town of Centennial on the winds of fortune. And men worked to harness those winds. Winds that swept new money westward. Fresh eastern dollars to swell Charlotte Seccombe's already vast Venneford cattle ranch. To consolidate the holdings of Messmore Garrett and his family. To enrich Hans Brumbaugh whose farm poured product into the newly organized Central Beet ...