“Bitter Glory”

Season:     2 episode 27

Series Episode:  58

Air Date: May 2, 1961

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production



Friendship is pushed to the limit by an old friend with a pretty wife and $30,000 in stolen Army payroll.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith30Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller27Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Billy JacobsPlains Cavalry sergeantDick Foran50Credited
Ellie JacobsBilly Jacobs' wifeDianne Foster32Credited
Grace JacobsBilly Jacobs' motherKatherine Warren55Credited
Johnny JacobsBilly Jacobs' brotherRyan O'Neal20Credited
Cal MasonEllie's boyfriendEd Nelson32Credited
Major StantonPlains Cavalry major at Ft. LaramiePaul Birch49Credited
Stage line passengerDoris Packer56Credited
Stagecoach driverChubby Johnson57Credited
Stagecoach shotgunUncredited
Stage line passengerDick Elliot75Uncredited



DirectorHollingsworth Morse
WriterEdward J. Lakso
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Music ScoreR. Dale Butts
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorLloyd S. Papez
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Film EditorRay C. de Vally
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundJohn W. Rixey
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 DirectorEdward K. Dodds
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Perry Murdock



Historic Reference

Fort Laramie, Wyoming Territory


Geographic Reference

Canadian Border



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