A spinster seeking a new life rides off to Abilene. Festus, riding after the girl to deliver some money due her, is bushwacked by a pair of down and out hide hunters.
The Tall Stranger
Hoss is in love with Margie Owens, and is about to propose when Mark Connors comes to town and fills her head with tales of adventure, and Margie falls in love with Mark and they are married. After the wedding the two leave tow
The Lady From Baltimore
The Ponderosa is visited by the wife and daughter of Ben's old friend Horace Banning. Deborah Banning has a plan to have her daughter Melinda marry a Cartwright to prevent her daughter from living in poverty as they have had to