Jack befriends a wolf-dog while searching for his father's gold mine in the snowy climate of Alaska. Soon after becoming friends, the wolf-dog is taken away from Jack and trained to be a cruel killer. Years later, Jack and the wolf-dog are reunited.
On July 6, 1944, the Ringling Bros. Circus came to Hartford Conn. During the afternoon show the main tent, packed with children and women, began to burn. The canvas tent, waterproofed with paraffin and kerosene, went up in a terrifying rush of flame.