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“The Cure”


Season:             4 episode 35
Series Episode: 152
Air Date:          May 20, 1961



Well, I guess it’s just that I got to believing a legend myself: the Joan of Arc of the Dakotas — Calamity Jane.”


Employment Solicitation

Personal request by Martha Jane Conroy


Not disclosed




Oh, if I but served my God with half the zeal I serve my queen.”


William Shakespeare, Henry VIII Act 3 Scene 2


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone43Credited
Kim Li "Hey Girl"Hotel Carlton porterLisa Lu34Credited
Ned BlackstockVariety show owner and authorJerry Wayne44Credited
Martha Jane Conroy a.k.a. Calamity JaneSharpshooterNorma Crane22Credited
McGuinnessHotel Carlton managerOlan Soulle52Credited
Lucy WeyerhauserSharpshooterJeanne VaughnCredited
BartenderCraig DuncanCredited
Man in bar with hatDuane Grey39Credited
Man in bar without hatGil Perkins53Credited
Show attendeePaul Ravel61Uncredited
Show attendeeVictor Romito53Uncredited
Show attendeeClark Ross47Uncredited
Show attendee accompanying the lady in the mantilla that kisses Lucy Weyerhauser's hand
Bob Whitney48Uncredited




DirectorBuzz Kulik
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterShimon Wincelberg
Story EditorAlbert Ruben
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Associate ProducerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorAlbert Heschong
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byJeff Alexander
ConductorJeff Alexander
"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 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



Historical References

Calamity Jane
Battle of Platte Bridge
General George Armstrong Custer
General George Crook
Wild Bill Hickok
Jack McCall



Geographic References

San Francisco, California, United States of America



“No Irish Need Apply”



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