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“The Brothers”


Season:             5 episode 11
Series Episode: 166
Air Date:           November 25, 1961



Holden, two years ago in Fredrickstown you killed a man. I’m taking you in to stand trial for murder, even if we have to walk across that desert.”


Employment Solicitation

Paladin’s business card has a message handwritten on the back:

May I speak to you E. R.

Personal request by Edna Raleigh





A man who is blind may yet sense the truth.”
“Hey Boy” quoting Yang-ti


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone44Credited
Kim Chan "Hey Boy"Hotel Carlton porterKam Tong54Credited
"Possum" CorbinProspectorPaul Hartman57Credited
Bram Holden"King" of ThornburgBuddy Ebsen53Credited
Edna RaleighJames Raleigh's widowPeggy Stewart38Credited
Bram Holden's bodyguardEdward Faulkner29Credited
Bram Holden's bodyguardHal Needham30Credited
Rider that tells Paladin to go to ElkoStewart East48Credited
BarflyEmile Avery53Uncredited
BarflyRudy Bowman70Uncredited
BarflyGene Coogan52Uncredited
BarflyMathew McCue66Uncredited
BarflyCharles Morton53Uncredited
BarflyCap Somers68Uncredited
BarflySid Troy53Uncredited
BarflySailor Vincent60Uncredited
Barfly with girlBoyd "Red" Morgan46Uncredited
BartenderPhil Schumacher52Uncredited
Hotel Carlton desk clerkTony Reagan (Regan)53Uncredited
Hotel patronMurray Pollack43Uncredited
Thornburg barberUncredited
James RaleighEdna Raleigh's husbandMentioned
White Moon a.k.a. MarthaGirl that worked the Corbin brother's mineMentioned
Arnie Corbin"Possum:" Corbin's brotherMentioned
Two prior men, hired to bring Bram Holden to justice
Blackfoot medicine man




DirectorRichard Donner
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterShimon Wincelberg
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Associate ProducerHoward Joslin & Albert Ruben
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorRichard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Film EditorSamuel (Sam) Gold
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 DecoratorFay Babcock

CastingPeggy Rae
Titles and Opticals Pacific 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


Exterior Scenes

Lone Pine, California, United States of America


Closing Credits background
Lone Pine, California, United States of America


Geographic References

Elko, Nevada, United States of America
El Paso, Texas, United States of America
Homa Gulch
Nogales, Arizona Territory, United States of America
San Francisco, California , United States of America
Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
Turpin Flats


Gastronomic Delights

Crawly (lizard) stew
Goat milk broth
Huckleberry “squeezings”



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