“Dragon at the Door”

Season:     3 episode 1
Series Episode:  65
Air Date: September 23, 1961
Laramie TV Series
A Revue Studios production



It’s fireworks galore when Jess and Slim help a Japanese family that has trouble on the road.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith30Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller28Credited
Mike WilliamsOrphanDennis Holmes10Credited
BarnesOutlawK. L. Smith38Credited
Tomomi Okubo
Kami Tajima's employeeRobert KinoCredited
SableOutlawEd Nelson32Credited
Haru TajimaKami Tajima's daughterNobu McCarthy27Credited
Kiku Tajima Kami Tajima's daughterJo Anne Miya Credited
The Great Kami Tajima FatherTeru Shimada55Credited
Yuki TajimaKami Tajima's daughterAnita LooCredited
RoyOutlawLarry Perron38Credited



DirectorJames P. Yarbrough
WriterRod Peterson
ProducerJohn 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
Color Processing byConsolidated Film Industries
Film EditorJohn C. Fuller, A.C.E.
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundRobert Bertrand
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, 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 DirectorJames Hogan
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Perry Murdock


Historical Reference

Barbary Coast


Geographic Reference

San Francisco, California

Park County, Colorado or Indiana



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