Familiar cowboy story has Barry persuaded to become sheriff after his pal Taylor brags about his reputation as a "tough hombre." In reality Barry is just a friendly cowpoke. Nevertheless, he does a successful job in uniting the citizens of the town to ward off a gang sent by a nearby town
that is in competition to draw the railroad through their locale. Taylor in a secondary role offers the brightest performance in this picture, with Barry unconvincing in his role.