Powers is the girl of the title who, after her parents are killed, is raised by Cherokees. When her Indian parents are also killed, she vows to avenge their deaths. She enlists the help of Beutel, who guns down two of the three killers. The third, unknown to Powers, has become her lover.
Beutel makes sure, however, that the killer pays for his deed and in the meantime, Beutel gets Powers' hand.