“The Lonesome Gun”


Season:    1 episode 14

Series Episode: 14

Air Date: December 15, 1959

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production



Farrell can no longer conscience the death of his son and wants to settle accounts. Who will pay the price?


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationJohn Smith28Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller26Credited
"Jonesy"Sherman foremanHoagy Carmichael70Credited
Andy ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationRobert Crawford, Jr.15Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Ben BrownCasper marshallEd Prentiss51Credited
Edward J. "Ed" Farrell (alias Bill Adams)Matt Sherman's segundoGary Merrill34Credited
CharlieStagecoach driver from Casper 1 & 3Tom London69Credited
Casper bartenderSydney Mason54Credited
Casper deputyWilliam VaughanCredited
Casper hotel clerkNorman Leavitt46Credited
Sam Stagecoach driver to CasperHank Patterson71Credited
Joe Tanner Bounty hunterKenneth Tobey42Uncredited
CharlieStagecoach driver from Casper 2Uncredited
Stagecoach shotgunUncredited
Townsman Kermit Maynard62Uncredited
Mike FarrellEdward Farrell's sonMentioned
Matthew Sherman Slim Sherman's fatherMentioned



DirectorAlvin Ganzer
TeleplayArthur Brown, Jr
StoryDan Ullman
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Music ScoreDavid Buttolph
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorGeorge Patrick
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorRichard G. Wray, A.C.E.
Film EditorDanny B. Landres
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundEarl Crain, Jr
Makeup ArtistRobert Dawn
Hair StylistFlorence Bush
Costume & WardrobeVincent Dee
Series StuntmenPaul Baxley, Joe Canutt. Bill Catching, Chuck Courtney, John Daheim, Leonard P. Geer, Sol Gorss, Hemit, 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 DecorationWilliam Tapp



Historical Reference

Yuma Prison


Geographic References

Casper, Wyoming Territory

Helena, Montana Territory

Long Ridge, Wyoming Territory



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