“The Legend of Lily”


Season:     1 episode 19

Series Episode:  19

Air Date: January 26, 1960

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studio production



Jonesy holds special memories of “The Toast of Three Continents.” Can she live up to them?


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationJohn Smith28Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller26Credited
"Jonesy"Sherman foremanHoagy Carmichael70Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Ben CarsonLily's manager/HusbandKent Taylor52Credited
Lily Langford Singer/Carson's wifeConstance Moore40Credited
Shanghai PierceTrail bossGeorge Tobias59Credited
AlamoShanghai's segundoHarry Lauter45Credited
BeaLily's companionPatsy Kelly50Credited
CharlieLaramie barberHall Smith43Credited
Judd- General Store ownerGeneral store ownerHarry O. Tyler (Harry Tyler)71Credited
Platte County sheriffRoy Barcroft57Credited
Laramie bartenderDavid McMahon49Credited
Laramie sheriffWilliam Tannen48Credited
JimLily's coach driverRichard Farnsworth39Uncredited
Show AttendeePhil Schumacher50Uncredited
Laramie printerUncredited
Laramie telegrapherHarry Strang67Uncredited
Drunken Laramie townsmanFrank Sully51Uncredited
Laramie townsmanJimmie Booth34Uncredited
Laramie townsmanJames Parnell36Uncredited
Laramie townsmanEdwin Rochelle53Uncredited
Shanghai's droverDee Cooper39Uncredited



DirectorLesley Selander
TeleplayKathleen Hite
StoryJohn C. Campion
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril J. Mockridge
Music ScoreCyril Mockridge
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorGeorge Patrick
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorRichard G. Wray, A.C.E.
Film EditorRay de Vally
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundMelvin M. Metcalfe, Sr.
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 DirectorJack Doran
Set DecorationWilliam Tapp


Historical References

Abel Head “Shanghai” Pierce

The Court of St. James

Sarah Siddons

Sarah Siddons Award


Geographic References

Chicago, Illinois

Dodge City, Kansas

Laramie, Wyoming Territory

Platte County, Wyoming


Song References


Marry Me in Laramie

When You and I Were Young, Maggie




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