“The Killer Legend”


Season:     3 episode 11
Series Episode:  75
Air Date: December 12, 1961
Laramie TV series
A Revue Studios production



Tom Wade is broke, hungry, out of work and just out of prison. Jess may or may not live to regret his decision to give Wade a second chance.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman ranch and relay stationMentioned
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller28Credited
Daisy CooperSherman housekeeperSpring Byington75Credited
Mike WilliamsOrphanDennis Holmes11Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Joe Bartell Roy Bartell's brother/Hired gunHarry Lauter47Credited
Roy Bartell Joe Bartell's brother/Hired gunKeven Hagen33Credited
Mort Cory Laramie sheriffStuart Randall52Credited
Mort Cory, Sr. Mort Cory's father/"The Elderly Gentleman"Eddie Baker64Credited
Milt Lane (alias Harvey Simms)Saloon ownerDick Foran5Credited
Marker Gunman Chuck Roberson42Credited
Julie Wade Tom Wade's wifeJoan EvansCredited
Tom Wade Ex-convictPat Conway30Credited
Freddie Laramie bartenderNorman Leavitt48Credited
George Laramie hotel clerkHal Smith45Credited
Gunman (2)Uncredited
Cally NelsonMilt Lane's former girl friendMentioned



DirectorHollingsworth Morse
TeleplayRod Peterson
StoryRobert Hamner & Rod Peterson
ProducerJohn Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril J. Mockridge
Music ScoreCyril Mockridge
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorFrank Arrigo
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Editorial Color ConsultantAlex Quiroga
Color Processing byConsolidated Film Industries
Film EditorDavid Rawlins
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundFrank H Wilkinson
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 DirectorFrank Fox
Set DecorationJohn McCarthy & Perry Murdock


Historical Reference



Geographic References

Denver, Colorado Territory

Laramie, Wyoming Territory


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