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Season: 6 episode 5
Series Episode: 198
Air Date: October 13, 1962
“Sheriff, I’m gonna find the man who sent me the money. I ‘m gonna jam the money in his ear, and then I’m gonna stand there and watch you get your stubborn head shot right off.”
Sheriff John Dobbs to Resign.
John Dobbs, known as the West’s faster draw lawman has announded his retirement after fifteen years of facing down gunmen and outlaws. Local citizens fear trouble from relatives and friends of men who have fallen before Dobbs’ gun. Soon after Dobbs announced he was laying down his badge, strangers began drifting into town.
“Fear is the beginning of wisdom.”
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom:
and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.
Bible, Proverbs 9:10. King James Version
Cast & Crew Lists
Character Role Actor Actor Age Status
Paladin An arbiter Richard Boone 45 Credited
Jake Condos Gunman John Hale Credited
John Dobbs Sheriff Paul Richards 37 Credited
Les Horgan Gunman on left playing game with colts Henry Beckman 40 Credited
"Turkey" Tate Gunman on right playing game with colts Raymond Guth 38 Credited
Barney Blacksmith Brad Logan Credited
Ria John Dobbs' housekeeper Faith Domergue 38 Credited
Willie Bartender Norman Pabst Credited
Barfly John Barton 64 Uncredited
Barfly Nick Borgani 58 Uncredited
Barfly Mike Jeffers 75 Uncredited
Barfly Cap Somers 69 Uncredited
Director Fred Jackman, Jr.
Assistant Director Gary Nelson
Creators Herb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
Writer Harold Jack Bloom
Script Supervisor Richard Chaffee
Producer Robert Sparks
Associate Producer Don Ingalls
Production Manager Howard Joslin
Director of Photography Frank (V.) Phillips
Art Director Richard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme Music Bernard Hermann (Herrmann)
"Ballad of Paladin" Singer Johnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Film Editor Everett Sutherland, A. C. E.
Frederick (Fred) A. Kessler
Recording Company Westrex Recording System
Re-recording by Joel Moss
Property Master Arthur Friedrich
Donald (W.) Roberson
Wardrobe Joseph Dimmitt
Set Decorator Claude E. Carpenter
Casting Peggy Rae
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredited)
Production Companies A CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production
Paramount Studios 5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Closing Credits background
Lone Pine, California, United States of America
Oregon, United States of America
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