Joseph Dane, an ex-military man, finds himself caught up in the life of a new world government. Like the rest of his countrymen, he is ordered to surrender any and all things that may be a threat to this new world order. Three fishing hooks, given to him by his grandfather, cause his arrest and he is shipped to a military prison. Elsie Campbell of Bartertown had seen Joseph as a military escort and vowed to marry him one day. She follows his life until his arrest, and she, along with the rest of Bartertown, saves him from the military convoy. The government finds out that theres suspicious activity in Bartertown and seeks to destroy it.
Can Joseph save a town that once saved him?