This is when Pony decided to walk to the drive-in by himself and 5 Socs. jumped him. Darry and Sodapop found Pony cut up and dizzy on the side of the road.
Dally, Johnny, and Pony went to the drive-in theater together and met 2 girl Socs. Dally started to annoy them. Pony started to get to know Cherry and found out all Socs. aren't bad.
Pony and Johnny found out that the 2 Socs. Cherry and Marcia didn't have a way home so they offered to walk them and they ran into there boyfriends which were 2 Socs.
Pony overslept away from home past his curfew and he ran home. Darry and Sodapop had been very scared. Pony tried to say sorry but Daryy was so mad he just hit him. Pony and Johnny ran away but ran in 5 Socs. Johnny killed one and they had to escape so they went to dally for help and he gave them a gun, 50 dollars, and a hideout.
They woke up in the church (there hideout) and Johnny had gotten a weeks of supplies. 5 days later Dally came to get them something to eat and tell them latest news. Now Cherry is the greasers spy.
Johnny decides to turn himself in. They go back to the church and its on fire! Johnny and Pony go and save the little kids but get hurt in the process. They go to the hospital and Darry and Soda comes.