“The Dark Trail”


Season:      2 episode 7

Series Episode:   38

Air Date:  November 1,  1960

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production



Liars never prosper. Cheaters never win. However, a lot of people can be hurt in the process.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus 
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith29Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller27Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Celie BronsonSam's daughterGigi Perreau19Credited
Sam BronsonRanch ownerHarold J. Stone47Credited
BetzOutlaw leaderL. Q. Jones33Credited
Mr.CreightonStage line employeeVinton Hayworth54Credited
Jack Fletcher (alias Sandy Kayle) OutlawRobert Vaughn27Credited
ToddMarshal New Mexico TerritoryStuart Randall51Credited
PerryBronson's ranch handBob Anderson40Credited
Cold Creek doctorHenry Hunter53Credited
Ferris OutlawLenny GreerUncredited
Cold Creek hotel clerkUncredited
Cold Creek sheriff
Tim SmithMentioned



DirectorFrancis D. Lyon
TeleplayMilton Geiger
StoryDan Ullman
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril J. Mockridge
Music ScoreCyril Mockridge
Director of PhotographyGilbert Warrington
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorLloyd S. Papez
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Film EditorJohn C. Fuller, A.C.E.
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundClarence E. Self
Makeup ArtistJack Barron
Hair StylistFlorence Bush
Costume & WardrobeVincent Dee
Series StuntmenPaul Baxley, Joe Canutt. Bill Catching, Chuck Courtney, John Daheim, Leonard P. Geer, Sol Gorss, Hemet, Charles Horvath, Robert F. Hoy, Loren Janes, Hal Needham, George Orrison, Allen Pinson, Chuck Roberson, Ronnie Rondell Jr., Dean Smith, Tom Steele, Boyd Stockman, Jerry Summers, Jesse Wayne, Jack Williams
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy/Perry Murdock


Geographic References

Fort Collins, Colorado Territory

Jefferson Territory

New Mexico  Territory

Santa Fe, New Mexico Territory



Sources: Laramie episodes (written, spoken, and credits), Internet Movie Database (IMDb) and individual observation

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