Beautifully framed behind museum glass. Initial release: September 30, 1950. A former Confederate general, Gene Autry (Gene Autry) is now working undercover in the Union Army. He’s charged with ferreting out Curt Raidler (Philip Van Zandt), a general who has been ordering raids on Native Americans along crucial supply routes. Along with his right-hand henchman, the Apache Kid (James Griffith), Raidler poses a serious threat to the government’s efforts to rebuild after the Civil War. Autry and scout Shadrach Jones (Pat Buttram) team up to stop the raids once and for all.