Western Story: Join Jed Adams on his trek from a miserable farm in New England to San Francisco. He was a veteran of the Union Army and well able to take care of himself in a firefight. This is the story of how Jed became a rich family man with a successful business built on his Army experience. This is how Jed was instrumental in making California a safe place for the common businessman. The people of San Francisco owed a lot to him. 8 chapters.