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“Be Not Forgetful of Strangers”


Season:             6 episode 15
Series Episode: 208
Air Date:          December 22, 1962




Now, the good Lord gave you two hands: one to take with and one to give with, and you’d better start giving.”



Employment Solicitation

Personal decision








Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels,
and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or as tinkling cymbals.”

Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels,
and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.”
Bible, 1 Corinthians 13:1 King James Version


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone45Credited
Harry BeldonBarfly that goes through the saloon windowHal Needham31Credited
R. A. ThomasDoctorHerman Hack63Uncredited
Anna "Annie"Saloon girlPat (Patti) Newby19Credited
BenBarfly balancing beer on a saucerEd (Edward) Faulkner30Credited
JakeSaloon owner and bartenderRobert J. Stevenson47Credited
SimonNeglected fatherRoy Barcroft60Credited
BabyHoward Lewis ShapiroCredited
HusbandDuane Eddy24Credited
WifeJosie Lloyd57Credited
Barfly that says most men don't talk to him as Paladin doesPerry CookCredited
Barfly that says some of the men only come to town once a yearCharles KuenstleCredited
BarflyDanny Borzage65Uncredited
BarflyBill Hart28Uncredited
Barfly with gray full beardJack Kenny66Uncredited
BarflyEthan Laidlaw63Uncredited
BarflyBert Madrid47Uncredited
BarflySid Troy54Uncredited
Dark-haired saloon girlUncredited
Holby PetersMan that was hungMentioned




DirectorRichard Boone
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterArthur Sarno, Jr.
Script SupervisorEylla Jacobus
ProducerRobert Sparks
Associate ProducerDon Ingalls
Production ManagerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorRichard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byTommy Morgan
ConductorLud Gluskin
"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Film EditorEverett Sutherland, A.C.E.
Sound Mixer

Frederick (Fred) A. Kessler

Recording CompanyWestrex Recording System
Re-recording byJoel Moss
Property MasterArthur Friedrich
Makeup Artist
Donald (W.) Roberson
WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorClaude E. Carpenter

CastingPeggy Rae
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredtied)
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



Historical Reference

Santa Claus   


Geographic References

Bethlehem, Texas, United States of , Bethlehem, Texas, United States of America,
Bethlehem, Texas, United States of America
San Francisco, California, United States of America



Gastronomic Delight




The First Noel”   

O Come All Ye Faithful”




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