Conan encounters a theif
Conan reaches a town and with no food or money he steal and gives the goods to a local merchant, the merchant pays him a good sum but send his men to kill him and get the money back. Conan defeats his pursuers and follows the merchant to a cave where they are attacked by a demon. Conan escapes but is robbed by the thieves eh had originally stolen from. he continues on with his adventure.
NOTE- This issue's tale is a "free" adaptation of the story by Clark Ashton Smith