A teenage Indian girl Chantay rides into Laramie but is apprehended by Great Bear a Sioux policeman picking up truants from the Indian school. Johnny saw her eying candy in the general store window so he buys her some for her trip back. It is special three color candy specially made by Mrs. Gaddis in Laramie. The story of him buying candy for Chantay spreads around town and is enhanced when he offers some to Lily - much to Troop's dismay when Lily holds it over him. That night Johnny finds Chantay under his bed and is forced to take her back to the Indian agent himself. On the trip they find Great Bear shot dead and Chantay confesses she did it. Johnny turns her over to the Indian agent who asks Johnny to notify the teacher Grimshaw she is back. At Grimshaw's house Mrs. Grimshaw offers Johnny the same candy that the Sioux policeman took from Chantay. Johnny realizes Chantay confessed to stay away from Grimshaw who killed Great Bear who was to marry Chantay.
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The first of only three episodes in which Deputy Johnny McKay (Peter Brown) takes off his shirt. See more