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“The Last Laugh”


Season:              1 episode 20
Series Episode 20
Air Date:           January 25, 1958




You’ve had your big moment. You’ve been judge, jury and executioner. Now it’s time for you to take a look at the truth.”


Employment Solicitation

Offer by Gil Borden





Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone40Credited
Gil BordenRancherStuart Whitman29Credited
Nora BordenGil Borden's wifeJean Allison28Credited
Judd CalhounBorden ranch handPeter Whitney41Credited
Ed McKay
Saddle bumMurray Hamilton34Credited
HankBorden ranch cookJack Holland45Credited
MickeySaddle bumFrankie Darro40Credited
JennyJudd Calhoun's horseUncredited
Posse memberLenny Geer43Uncredited
Posse memberUncredited
Posse memberUncredited
Posse memberUncredited
Stagecoach driverChick Hannan56Uncredited
TownsmanJimmy Noel54Uncredited
TownswomanLovyss Bradley51Uncredited
J. J. SimmonsDoctorMentioned



Andrew V. McLaglen
Assistant DirectorHoward Joslin
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
Don Brinkley

Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerJulian Claman
Production ManagerGlenn Cook
Director of PhotographyWilliam Margulies
Art DirectorJames W. Sullivan
Opening Theme Music ComposerBernard Hermann (Herrmann) (Uncredited)

Supervising EditorFred W. Berger, A.C.E.
Film EditorAl (Albrecht) Joseph, A.C.E.

Optical EffectsJack Rabin & Louis DeWitt
Sound EditorRoderick Sound, Inc.
Property MasterMike Gordon
Makeup ArtistWilliam Wood (Woods)

Hair Stylist
Madine Danks

WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorRaymond Boltz, Jr.

CastingLynn Stalmaster and Associates
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredited)
Production CompaniesA CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production, Filmaster Productions

Recording Company'Westrex Recording System
ATFP (Alliance of TV Film Producers)


Filming Locations

Paramount Studios – 5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America


Scenes in Daley, Nevada
Jack Ingram Ranch – 2255 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America



Geographic References

Daley, Nevada
San Francisco, California, United States of America



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