Synopsis by Hal Erickson
Whenever veteran stuntman Yakima Canutt held the directorial reins of a Republic western, it was a sure bet that there'd be plenty of breakneck action. The star of Canutt's Carson City Raiders is Allan "Rocky" Lane, a former college football player who was no slouch in the stunting department himself. Lane plays an agent for a Nevada express company, bound and determined to arrest a gang of stagecoach robbers. The villains try to gain a toehold in Carson City by revealing that local sheriff Tom Drew (Steve Darrell) is a former outlaw. But with Lane's help, Drew clears his name and rounds up the crooks. Billed second in Carson City Raiders--and deserving the honor -- is Allan Lane's faithful steed Black Jack.
agent [representative], bad-guy, bar [pub], boyfriend, business, capture, city, control, cowboy, disapproval, father, gangster, girls'-school, good-guy, killing, marriage, mother, outlaw [Western], parent, pregnancy, sheriff, student, teenagers, unmarried, wagon, weapons