Leo Denver is in trouble. There's a sick Chinaman back at his ranch, lovely Rose Prescott has married his rival Jake Brody and when Leo tries to drown his sorrows he ends up in jail with the sheriff promising to hang him. So, when Leo's offered a half share of the Chinaman's gold, he fights his way through the desert to California. A man only gets one crack at winning a fortune. But Jake Brody takes the game into a different league when he murders Leo's brother and captures the Chinaman, Charlie Tang.Leo must rescue Charlie, but how? And can he beat his enemy to the gold?