Chess knight courtesy of COCHISE LEATHER COMPANY



Season:             6 episode 24
Series Episode: 217
Air Date:          February 23, 1963


“Cool hands.  They touch the brow of a lonely man or drop gold coins in the hands of an Apache.”


Employment Solicitation

Request by the Rani through her messenger Koro



Indian rug and a jewel



Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone45Credited
KoroEntourage memberCliff Osmond25Credited
LakaraEntourage memberRoss Sturlin31Credited
PunyaEntourage memberMiriam Colon26Credited
SatriEntourage memberCarmen D'Antonio51Credited
The ApacheHal Needham31Credited
The RaniDolores Faith21Credited
Hotel Carlton desk clerkTerry Terrill39Uncredited
Man in Hotel Carlton lobbyCosmo Sardo53Uncredited
Casamundo of KololRajahMentioned




DirectorAndrew V. McLaglen
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WritersJay Simm
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerRobert Sparks
Associate ProducerDon Ingalls
Production ManagerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorRichard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byRene Garriguenc
ConductorLud Gluskin
"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Film EditorSamuel (Sam) Gold
Sound Mixer

Frederick (Fred) A. Kessler

Recording CompanyWestrex Recording System
Re-recording byJoel Moss
Property MasterArthur Friedrich
Makeup Artist
Donald Roberson
WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorClaude E. Carpenter

CastingPeggy Rae
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredited)
Production CompaniesA CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production




Filming Locations

Paramount Studios 5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America


Closing Credits background
Lone Pine, California, United States of America


Historical Reference




Geographic References

Ganges River, India

Makasi settlement
San Francisco, California, United States of America



Gastronomic Delight

Non-alcoholic wine




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