Villagers claim the body that was discovered is the victim of a werewolf but an American hunter scoffs and goes out into the storm seeking to kill the timber wolf and bring it back. While asleep he feels an impending presence and a sharp pain in his arm. When he wakes he is terrified to learn that he has been bitten. He looks into a mirror and sees a wolf's face glaring back at him. Giving in to despair he uses the shotgun on himself rather than transforming into a beast. Outside the tent the ordinary wolf that had been staring into the tent turns and stalks away into the forest.
A dentist treats his patients without painkiller in order to save money. When he catches a brain surgeon making a pass at his wife, he suffers one of his fainting spells. When he comes to, the brain surgeon has him strapped to a table and offers to remove the clot from his brain causing the fainting spells...without ether.
An old man keeps his gold in a safe over a furnace. His nephew threatens to toss the old man into the furnace unless he provides the combination so he gives in, but the nephew kills him anyway. When he succeeds in opening the safe, the molten gold flows over him.