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Season:             4 episode 27
Series Episode: 144
Air Date:          March 25, 1961



Everything you say is filled with truth. But you’re a lie, Danceman.


Employment Solicitation

Personal decision






Time, the wisest counselor of all.”
Paladin quoting Pericles

Time is the wisest counselor of all.”

Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone43Credited
Madame Elaine DestinTarot readerJune Vincent40Credited
Gus MincusOwner of Mincus OutfittersDavid White44Credited
Juney MincusGus Mincus' daughterSuzi Carnell18Credited
PhilpotsDrunk "drowned" bar ratVic
DancemennFamer / Business man/ Church goes/ Member of the Citizen's Committee
Barry Kelley52Credited
MinerLoyal (T.) Lucas56Credited
TaylorMinerLawrence DutchisonCredited
SheriffRoy Engel47Credited
Bar brawlerHal Needham30Uncredited
BarflyJohn Barton62Uncredited
BarflyDuke Fishman54Uncredited
BarflyHerman Hack61Uncredited
BarflyJack Kenny74Uncredited
BarflyJack Tornek74Uncredited
BarflySailor Vincent59Uncredited
BartenderBuddy Roosevelt62Uncredited
Danceman's sonMentioned




DirectorByronn Paul
Assistant DirectorGordon McLean
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterRichard (DeLong) Adams
Story EditorAlbert Ruben
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Associate ProducerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorWalter E. Keller
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byLucien Moraweck
ConductorLud Glskin
"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Music EditorGene Feldman
Production SupervisorDewey Starkey
Film EditorEverett Sutherland
Sound Mixer

Frederick (Fred) A. Kessler

Recording CompanyWestrex Recording System
Re-recording byJoel Moss
Sound EffectsGene Eliot, M.P.S.E.
Property MasterArthur Friedrich
Makeup Artist
Donald (W.) Roberson
Hair Stylist
Madine Danks, C.H.S.
WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorHerman N. Schoenbrun

CastingStalmaster-Lister Company
Titles and OpticalsPacific Title
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


Geographic Referrences

San Francisco, California, United States of America
Temple City. California, United States of America     



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