The old town crier, Heinrich, dies and leaves a curse on the incoming town crier, Karl. But Karl saves Heinrich's daughter's life after the ghost's actions cause a horse stampede, so the ghost leaves Karl in peace.
Judy's horse, Stormy, suffers a broken leg and Judy cannot bear to kill the horse and instead tries to nurse it to health. But Stormy is in such pain that she attacks Judy, so Judy has no choice. After Stormy's death, her ghost returns to thank Judy.