Ben Cartwright and Adam are going to get hanged for murder. Little Joe and Hoss must find out what really happened and save their lives.
The Cartwrights go to San Francisco and one by one they get Shanghaied and sold off to merchant ships as crew.
A couple travel to a village to investigate a painting by an artist they think is dead. They are told the ghost of the painter allowed a blind man to finish the work.
Quakers are passing through Virginia City from Ohio. Adam likes the Quakers daughter, but doesn’t know a friend of his is up to no good.