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“Fight at Adobe Wells”


Season:             3 episode 26
Series Episode: 104″
Air Date:          March 12, 1960



Alright Parker, someone has to make a beginning of trust and take a chance. A chance of being sold out by friends, or shot in the back.”


Employment Solicitation

Verbal request by Jonathan Guilder




Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone42Credited
Kim Chan "Hey Boy"Hotel Carlton porterKam Tong53Credited
Jonathan GuilderCommodore / Member of the Big 4 of the Comstock LodeKen Lynch49Credited
Juliana GuilderJonathan Guilder's wifeMiranda Jones25Credited
Rio JonesBuffalo hunter / Scalp bounty hunterSandy Kenyon37Credited
Ben MattockStagecoach passengerGregg Palmer33Credited
Madge MattockStagecoach passengerDorothy Dells31Credited
Quanah ParkerCommanche war chiefBrad WestonCredited
Man accompanying woman on the stairs of the Carlton HotelHal Needham29Uncredited
Stagecoach driverUncredited
Stagecoach shot gunUncredited
Woman on the stairs at the Carlton HotelUncredited




DirectorRichard Boone
Assistant DirectorJack Voglin
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
TeleplaySamuel A. Peeples & Frank R. Pierson
Story Samuel A. Peeples
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerBen Brady
Associate ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Production ManagerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyStuart Thompson, A.S.C.
Art DirectorWalter E. Keller
Opening Theme Music ComposerBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Music EditorGene Feldman
Production SupervisorDewey Starkey
Film EditorSamuel (Sam) Gold
Sound EditorRoderick Sound, Inc.
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 & Charles Vassar

CastingStalmaster-Lister Co.
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredited)
Production CompaniesA CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production

Recording Company'Westrex Recording System




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


Historical References

Quanah Parker
Comstock Lode


Geographic Reference

Adobe Wells, Texas, United States of America
San Francisco, California, United States of America



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