“The Fortune Hunter”

Season:    4 episode 3
Series Episode: 95
Air Date: October 9, 1962
Laramie TV series
A Revue Studios production



When female wiles backfire, there’s no telling who will get hurt in the explosion.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationJohn Smith31Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller29Credited
Daisy CooperSherman housekeeperSpring Byington75Credited
Mike WilliamsOrphanDennis Holmes12Credited
Slim's horseAlamoUncredited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Harvey DoddsFather of one of Jackson's victimsWillis Bouchey55Credited
Hutch DavisOutlawPeter Whitney46Credited
Vince JacksonFortune hunterRay Danton31Credited
Fred McAllenOverland Express stageline SuperintendantParley Baer48Credited
Kitty McAllenFred McAllen's daughterCaroloyn Craig28Credited
Gloria Stacy Cheyenne saloon girlCathie MerchantCredited
Mose ShellStagecoach driverEddy Waller72Credited
OpalSaloon girlPat Krest27Credited
Duke Morrow Leader of Laramie dance marshalsUncredited
Sam Laramie dance marshalUncredited
Laramie dance marshalUncredited



DirectorJoe Kane
TeleplayBuckley Angell
StoryJohn Champion
ProducerJohn Champion
Assistant to ProducerRod Peterson
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Music ScoreNathan Scot
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorRussell Kimball
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Editorial Color ConsultantAlex Quiroga
Color Processing byConsolidated Film Industries
Film EditorJohn C. Fuller, A.C.E.
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundEarl Crain, Jr.
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
Assistant DirectorBen Bishop
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Ralph Sylos


Geographic References

Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory

Laramie, Wyoming Territory


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