“Double Eagles”

Season:      4 episode 8
Series Episode: 100
Air Date: November 20, 1962
Laramie TV series starring John Smith, Robert Fuller, Spring Byington and Dennis Holmes
A Revue Studios production



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Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" Sherman Owner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith31Credited
Jess HarperPart owner - Sherman ranch and relay stationRobert Fuller29Credited
Mike WilliamsOrphanDennis Holmes12Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Ed CassonPosse member/Farley's foremanWilliam Bryant38Credited
Mort CoryLaramie sheriffStuart Randall53Credited
Al DenningOutlaw leaderRussell Johnson38Credited
Jake Duval TrapperEmile Genest40Credited
Marie Duval Jake Duval's daughterDanielle Aubry31Credited
Charlie FrostPosse member/Medwicks ranch handJames Griffith46Credited
Joe Farley Posse member/Laramie rancherDick Roan52Credited
Millie FarleyJoe Farley's wifePamela Curran32Credited
Alma Moore Sam Moore's wifeValora Noland20Credited
Sam Moore Posse member/Laramie farmerCharles Robinson30Credited
Sloane OutlawGeorge Wallace45Credited
EasyOutlawJames Beck27Credited
FrankLaramie storekeeperNorman Leavitt48Credited
Laramie bankerStacy Harris44Credited
Laramie bank tellerBarry Brooks52Credited
Laramie townsmanHarry Carter56Credited
MedwickLaramie rancherMentioned



DirectorJoe Kane
WriterRichard Newman
ProducerJohn Champion
Assistant to ProducerRod Peterson
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorMartin Obzina
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Editorial Color ConsultantAlex Quiroga
Color Processing byConsolidated Film Industries
Film EditorRay C. de Vally, A. C. E.
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundEarl Crain, Jr.
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
Note: Robert Fuller often performed his own stunts in the series.
Assistant DirectorJack Doran
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Ralph Sylos



Epilogue – based on the script “Double Eagles” by Richard Newman


(JESS HARPER and SAM MOORE slowly ride up to the Sherman ranch house.)


SAM MOORE: Well, I guess I better be ridin’ back to the farm.


JESS HARPER: You’re welcome to stay and clean up some, Sam.


SAM MOORE: I know, Jess, But I think ah…


MIKE WILLIAMS: (Carrying a heavy bucket) Hi.




SAM MOORE: Be almost sundown when I get…


SLIM SHERMAN: Just in time.


JESS HARPER: What’s Mike doin’? Puttin’ out a fire?


SLIM SHERMAN: No, we’re just keepin’ im busy. Sam, you better go inside. Little feller in there’s been yellin’ for ya.


SAM MOORE: Huh! (Quickly dismounts over the hitching rail and runs into the ranch house)


SLIM SHERMAN: You’re not the only one that’s been busy.


(JESS HARPER slowly dismounts and ties up his horse.)



Historical References

Double Eagles


Geographic References

New Mexico Territory, United States of America

Laramie, Wyoming Territory, United States of America







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