Walt Maragon was a peaceful Rancher, until Bart Jameson and his Minions
showed up. Through hired guns and other Minions they have killed many of the
Ranchers and Farmers. They have also taken there land through crocked and
"Cold Deck" poker games. They have killed many Indians and taken their land, and left
them in the cold. There are two women in the story, a Rita Jameson, and Sally Waddsworth
who play an important part in Walt's life. The people of the town and the Ranchers and
Farmers join sides to fight the crisis. It is also a love story of two very lonely people.