Jim agrees to help Rocky's old friend Peter out by investigating the alleged kidnapping of the man's granddaughter, Houston. But when she turns up safe and Peter is murdered, Rockford suspects that Houston was involved in some shady business.
Rockford searches for the granddaughter of Rocky's old pal, Preli, believed a kidnap victim, but his investigation uncovers a plot to gobble up real estate, including Preli's property in a rundown end of town.
Mildred's sister, Agatha, appears on the scene, and the two of them, plus the McMillans, go visit a dying wealthy woman.
Caine (DAVID CARRADINE), the half-American Buddhist monk from China, wandering the American West as a hunted fugitive, teaches forgiveness to an old man and his daughter after a rape has led to double tragedy.
While pursuing a gang of train robers, Matt manages to wound one of them -