MacGyver and Jack Dalton are arrested in Arkansas by a corrupt sheriff who arrests people to make them work in a labor camp used for mining gold. Mac wants to escape, but Jack has other ideas: He wants to find 5 million dollars his uncle Charlie left in the mines years before.
original airdate--November 9,1987 rating--14.3 million
music--MacGyver Theme song by Randy Edelman
"Oh I've heard about you! You're the guy who does the whatchamacallits, you know, MacGyverisms; turns one thing into another?"