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“Shadow of a Man



Season:             4 episode 20
Series Episode: 13
Air Date:          January 28, 1961



There was never anything between your wife and me except her need for a man. I’m sorry Surratt, you wish to die and I don’t.


Employment Solicitation


I appeal to you in desperation. If you cannot help, no one can. Come to Ott’s Hotel, Patchwork Junction. I will contact you there Friday. As a retainer I enclosed a diamond brooch with an appraised value of $2000.



“Hey Girl” appraises the brooch at $75



It is said that bending over a hot stove has robbed more than one woman of her senses.”
“Hey Girl”


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone43Credited
Kim Li "Hey Girl"Hotel Carlton porterLisa Lu34Credited
Logan AdcockOwner of Adcock Cattle RanchMike Kellin38Credited
Farley DysonStorekeeperRobert Karnes43Credited
Andy MiggsPatriotic citizenWalter Burke52Credited
John Surratt a.k.a John SutterCotton farmerKent Smith43Credited
Marion SutterJohn Sutter's wifeDianne Foster32Credited
Bent NoseJohn Sutter's ranch hand / A ModocUncredited
JoeAdcock ranch handUncredited
Bully in Patchwork Junction / Adcock ranch handHal Needham29Uncredited
Hotel guest walking up stairs
Sam Harris74Uncredited
Paladin's inamorataUncredited
Samuel ArnoldLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
George A. AtzerodtLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
John Wilkes BoothLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
David E. HeroldLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
Michael O'LaughlinLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
Lewis PayneLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
Edward SpanglerLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
John H. SurrattLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned
Mary SurrattLincoln assassination conspiratorMentioned




DirectorBuzz Kulik
Assistant DirectorGordon McLean
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterHarry Julian Fink
Story EditorAlbert Ruben
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Associate ProducerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorWalter E. Keller
Opening Theme Music ComposerBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byFred Steiner
ConductorFred Steiner
"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 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 Co.
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


Historical References

Amendment XIII
Samuel Arnold
George A. Atzerodt
John Wilkes Booth
Civil War
Ford’s Theatre
David E. Herold
Abraham Lincoln
Lincoln Assassination Plot
Michael O’Laughlen
Lewis Payne
Edmund Spangler
John H. Surratt
Mary Surratt


Geographic References

Gilby’s Pond
Patchwork Junction
San Francisco, California, United States of America
Witchita, Kansas, United States of America



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