Season: 1 episode 21
Series Episode: 21
Air Date: February 9, 1960
Laramie TV series starring John Smith, Hoagy Carmichael, Robert Crawford, Jr. and Robert Fuller
A Revue Studios production
Jess’ questionable past is reason enough for the new stage line superintendent to fire him.
Cast & Crew Lists
|"Slim" Sherman||Owner - Sherman Ranch & Relay Station||John Smith||28||Credited|
|Jess Harper||Sherman ranch hand||Robert Fuller||26||Credited|
|"Jonesy"||Sherman foreman||Hoagy Carmichael||70||Credited|
|Andy Sherman||Owner - Sherman Ranch & Relay Station||Robert Crawford, Jr.||15||Credited|
|Caroline Clark||Johnny's fiancee||Oliver Sturgess||26||Credited|
|Samuel Clemens||Stage line passenger||Dabbs Greer||42||Credited|
|Mrs. Clark||Stage line passenger/Caroline's mother||Ellen Corby||48||Credited|
|Ben Leach||Outlaw leader||James Best||33||Credited|
|Johnny Leach||Outlaw/Ben's brother||Rad Fulton||34||Credited|
|Jack Slade||Superintendent of the Overland stage line||John Dehner||44||Credited|
|Mose Shell||Stagecoach driver||Eddy Waller||70||Credited|
|Outlaw hung by Slade||Dan Sheridan||43||Uncredited|
|Story||Jerry Alderman & Jay Simms|
|Producer||John C. Champion|
|Laramie Theme||Cyril Mockridge|
|Music Score||Albert Sendrey|
|Director of Photography||Ray Rennahan, A. S. C.|
|Associate Producer||Dan Ullman|
|Art Director||Martin Obzina|
|Editorial Dept. Head (Supervisor)||Richard G. Wray, A.C.E.|
|Film Editor||Ray de Vally|
|Musical Supervision||Stanley Wilson|
|Sound||John C Grubb|
|Makeup Artist||Jack Barron|
|Hair Stylist||Florence Bush|
|Costume & Wardrobe||Vincent Dee|
|Series Stuntmen||Paul 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 Director||George Bisk|
|Set Decoration||Hal Gausman|
Epilogue – based on the teleplay “Company Man” by Jerry Alderman
(MOSE brings the stagecoach into the Sherman ranch yard at a rapid pace.)
(JONESY comes out of the kitchen door. ANDY SHERMAN comes out the front door of the ranch house.)
MOSE: Hi, Jonesy.
JONESY: Hi, Mose.
(ANDY SHERMAN comes out the front door.)
MOSE: Andy! Got a package for ya.
ANDY SHERMAN: Oh! Thanks, Mose. (ANDY quickly opens the package to reveal a book.) Roughing It by Mark Twain. (ANDY SHERMAN reads the fly leaf inscription.) “To Andy Sherman. Hope you enjoy it. Samuel Clemens”
ANDY SHERMAN: I don’t understand.
MOSE: I’m gonna get me some coffee. When you two get around to changin’ teams, let me know, huh?
JONESY: (Pointing to the cover of the book.) You know, that must be his real name.
ANDY SHERMAN: (Looking perplexed)Well, which one?
JONESY: Mark Twain. Funny thing. I don’t blame him for not usin’ it, except when he has to.
Bartlett Canyon in the Wyoming Territory, United States of America
Horse Canyon in the Wyoming Territory, United States of America
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