The Flapjack Contest
Joe is sent to pick up mail, including a letter & box from Adam stating he is sending home a $1,000 ruby. Joe is ambushed on the way home & the package from Adam is stolen. Joe enters a content to win money to pay for the ruby.
The Far, Far Better Thing
The Cartwrights are visited by Ben's old friend & his daughter Lucy. Lucy, a pretty woman, has gotten her ideas about life out of books. After being captured by Indians, Lucy realizes life isn't what books make it out to be.