Lance Kilkennys gun is believed to be the fastest in the West, but once the gunfight is over, he disappears. Most folks dont even know what he looks like. Some time back, Mort Davis saved Kilkennys life after he was shot up. Now Davis needs Kilkennys help. He has filed a claim on a water hole near Lost Creek in the live oak country. The district is dominated by two wealthy cattlemen, Webb Steele and Chet Lord, each one claiming for himself the water hole that Davis occupies. Beautiful Nita Riordan owns the local saloon, and between her charms and the feuding ranchers, Lance Kilkenny has his work cut out for him.