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“The Knight”


Season:             5 episode 38
Series Episode: 193
Air Date:          June 2, 1962



“These people are not peasants.  They take their living from a very hard, a very demanding land.”


Employment Solicitation

Personal request by Otto von Albrecht





Well may the children weep before you.
They know the grief of man, wihtout its wisdom,
They sink in man’s dispair, without its calm.”


Elizabeth Barrett Browning, “The Cry of the Children


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone44Credited
Kim Chan "Hey Boy"Hotel Carlton porterKam Tong55Credited
Carl von Albrecht a.k.a. Carl FromeOtto von Albrecht's sonWill CorryCredited
Otto von AlbrechtNoblemanJay Novello57Credited
Pegine "Peg"Runs the hotel/cantinaJean Inness61Credited
WacoPegine's sonCharles KuenstleCredited
Hotel guestHerschel Graham58Uncredited
Hotel guestMurray Pollack44Uncredited
Hotel guestClark Ross48Uncredited
Paladin's blonde inamorataUncredited
Paladin's brunette inamorataUncredited
Parrish citizenNick Borgani57Uncredited
Parish citizenBert Madrid 46Uncredited
Parrish citizenSid Troy54Uncredited




Director Fred Jackman, Jr.
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterJohn (D. F.) Black
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerRobert Sparks
Associate ProducerDon Ingalls
Production ManagerHoward Joslin
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 DecoratorClaude E. Carpenter

CastingPeggy Rae
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


Geographic References

Parrish, New Mexico Territory, United States of America
San Francisco, California, United States of America


Gastronomic Delights

Beef slices



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