“Company Man”

Season:    1 episode 21

Series Episode: 21

Air Date: February 9, 1960

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production



Jess’ questionable past is reason enough for the new stage line superintendent to fire him.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationJohn Smith28Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller26Credited
"Jonesy"Sherman foremanHoagy Carmichael70Credited
Andy ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationRobert Crawford, Jr.15Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Caroline Clark Johnny's fianceeOliver Sturgess26Credited
Samuel ClemensStage line passengerDabbs Greer42Credited
Mrs. Clark Stage line passenger/Caroline's motherEllen Corby48Credited
Ben LeachOutlaw leaderJames Best33Credited
Johnny Leach Outlaw/Ben's brotherRad Fulton34Credited
Jack Slade Superintendent of the Overland stage lineJohn Dehner44Credited
Mose Shell Stagecoach driverEddy Waller70Credited
"Tex"OutlawBing Russell33Credited
OutlawWilliam Bryant43Credited
Skinny HarmanOutlawUncredited
Outlaw hung by SladeDan Sheridan43Uncredited



DirectorLesley Selander
TeleplayJerry Alderman
StoryJerry Alderman & Jay Simms
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Music ScoreAlbert Sendrey
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorMartin Obzina
Editorial Dept. Head (Supervisor)Richard G. Wray, A.C.E.
Film EditorRay de Vally
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundJohn C Grubb
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 DirectorGeorge Bisk
Set DecorationHal Gausman


Historical References

Samuel Clemens  and Laramie, Wyoming Territory

Mark Twain, Roughing It


Geographic References

Abilene, Kansas

Emporia, Kansas

Fort Worth, Texas


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