“.45 Caliber”


Season:     2 episode 8

Series Episode:  39

Air Date: November 15, 1960

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production




Capture of the notorious Torrey gang is hampered by the new marshal’s inexperience with the West and himself.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith29Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller27Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Mrs. ByrdChet Byrd's wifeKatherineWarren55Credited
Vern ClarkLaramie U. S. Deputy MarshalGeorge Nader39Credited
SloaneLaramie townsman
John Pickard47Credited
Wes TorreyOutlaw leaderLee Van Cleef35Credited
Charley WilkesLaramie town drunk/Posse nenber
Charlie Briggs27Credited
BarflyWill Wright25Credited
Cole BlantonU. S. MarshalDon C. Harvey48Uncredited
Louisa ClarkCole Clark's wifeAnna-Lisa25Uncredited
Foley Posse memberUncredited
Al TorreyOutlaw/Wes Torrey's wifeUncredited
Ben Sherman relay station handWilliam Fawcett66Uncredited
FrankyStagecoach driverUncredited
Sam Posse memberUncredited
Stagecoach driver Uncredited
Laramie townsmanChris Alcaide37Uncredited
Laramie barflyJohn L. Cason42Uncredited
Laramie bartenderRoy Engel47Uncredited
Laramie townsmanHarry Harvey59Uncredited
Laramie barflyJohn Mitchum41Uncredited
Laramie barflyUncredited
Chet Byrd Laramie rancherMentioned
Left-handed banjo player in DenverMentioned



DirectorLesley Selander
Writer Donn Mullally & Lee Erwin
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril J. Mockridge
Music ScoreDavid Buttolph
Director of PhotographyJack MacKenzie, A. S.C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorLloyd S. Papez
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Film EditorJohn C. Fuller, A.C.E.
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundEarl Crain, Jr.
Makeup ArtistJack Barron
Hair StylistFlorence Bush
Costume & WardrobeVincent Dee
Series StuntmenPaul Baxley, Joe Canutt. Bill Catching, Chuck Courtney, John Daheim, Leonard P. Geer, Sol Gorss, Hemet, Charles Horvath, Robert F. Hoy, Loren Janes, Hal Needham, George Orrison, Allen Pinson, Chuck Roberson, Ronnie Rondell Jr., Dean Smith, Tom Steele, Boyd Stockman, Jerry Summers, Jesse Wayne, Jack Williams
Assistant DirectorBen Bishop
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Perry Murdock


Historical Reference

Silver Dollar Saloon


Geographic References

Denver, Colorado Territory

Laramie, Wyoming Territory




Sources: Laramie episodes (written, spoken and credits), Internet Movie Database (IMDb) and individual observation
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