Josh is tracking the local drunk Harry Simmons into the country where he has a bottle hidden in the weeds near a stream which Josh dumps. They return to town with Josh having to force Harry to skip the saloons and go to the general store run by Emily Kendrick. Josh is performing an intervention on the most eligible drunk in town for Emily. She tells Josh and Harry she wants the care-free alcoholic to appear respectable to his wealthy brother Alfred Simmons, when he arrives from staid Philadelphia. She has replied to Alfred's telegram for Harry telling Alfred he will be welcome. Josh moves in with Harry at his house which Emily has cleaned and redecorated against Harry's wishes. After 15 years apart from his brother, Harry Simmons couldn't care less, but homely store-owner Emily hopes to trick Harry into marriage, as part of his makeover. So she pays Josh a hefty bounty on Harry: Wanted Dead or Sober.