Gullible citizen's are taken in after a professor arrives in Cimarron City boasting of magical powers.
Mexican lancers along with a small army of Americans intend to recapture Texas and return it to the Mexican sovereignty.
Cimarron City's businessman have 90 days to build a railroad spur to the main track or lose the contract to a neighboring town.
A Russian grand duke visits Cimarron City and his fondness for women leads to trouble.
A doctor born in Germany warns Cimarron City of an impending threat of the bubonic plague.
Conflict arises when Matt Rockford rents some of his land to Danish immigrants who are trying to get back on their feet after being cheated by a disreputable businessman.
Matt Rockford loses his vision when glass is splattered in his eyes during a gunfight; during his recovery, he recounts his early days defending his reputation as a fast gun.
Presumed dead, Beth Purcell's husband returns to Cimarron City after 10 years.
A choirmaster trained in Paris murders a beautiful singer's fiance and frames her ex-boyfriend so he can marry her.
Matt Rockford falls in love with Lisa Caldwell on a train to Denver; the train becomes snowbound, putting the passengers in peril.
The city's sheriff is murdered and his killer is captured and locked up by the deputy sheriff; a gang threatens to burn down the town.
The newspaper's apprentice is attracted to the newly arrived printer's daughter; the murder of two woman is investigated.
Saloon singer Ossie Harper and his crooked partner attempt to extort money from the businessmen of Cimarron City.
Beth Purcell becomes suspicious of the new school teacher, Laura Winfield, when she spots her meeting with a shady character.
Ex-convict Drew McGowan returns to Cimarron City to find those responsible for framing him for a crime he didn't commit.
The women of Cimarron City decide to organize a version of "A Christmas Carol" as part of the Founders' Day festivities, but the boy playing Tiny Tim refuses to participate until his imprisoned father attends the performance.
Webb Martin's gunslinging father returns to his life after several years and saves him from a murderous gambler in an effort to make amends.
When Matt Rockford saves a cardplayer's life, the man establishes himself in Cimarron City.
The townspeople fear reports of a deadly monster, leading Matt Rockford and Lane Temple to organize an effort to capture or kill the alleged beast.
The people of Cimarron City turn against Bud Tatum after he becomes implicated in a murder.
Matt goes under cover to investigate troubling occurrences at an isolated ranch.
A bounty hunter tracks down a falsely accused doctor who has changed his name, and sought refuge in Cimarron City.
A gang of gunslingers recruits the son of a famous gunman who hopes to live up to his father's reputation.
After he kills a thief, Matt Rockford tries to adopt the man's two sons.
On his way home after a trail drive, Matthew Rockford is taken prisoner by four half-brothers who put him to work in a silver mine.
Laird Garner works with a crooked sheriff and his deputies to gain a stranglehold on the town, even winning election as mayor.