HANG 'EM HIGH! This time Slocum had sworn he'd keep out of trouble. But even before he reached the outskirts of Cole City, the hanging party was in full swing. Matt Kahane's lynch mob was too big for any reasonable man to reckon with. But Slocum wasn't reasonable -- not when the victim was a young boy accused of horse-thieving. The question was: Could Slocum stop it ... before they strung a noose around his own neck?