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“The Mark of Cain”


Season:             5 episode 19
Series Episode: 174
Air Date:          January 20, 1962




Certain marks of degenracy shared with lower animals and habitual criminals; you call this the mark of Cain. Have you looked at yourself?”



Employment Solicitation

Personal request by Dr. Leopold Avatar









Societies get the criminals they deserve.”
Leopold Avatar quoting Alexandre Lacassagne

La justice flétrit, la prison corrompt et la société a les criminels qu’elle mérite.”
“Justice shrivels up, prison corrupts and society has the criminals it deserves.”
Marc Renneville quoting Alexandre Lacassagne
“Les transformations du droit pénal et les progrès de la médecine légale, de 1810 à 1912”,
Archives d’anthropologie criminelle, 1913



Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone44Credited
Kim Chan "Hey Boy"Hotel Carlton porterKam Tong55Credited
Leopold AvatarDoctor of CriminologyPhilip Coolidge54Credited
Enoch HarrisonAccused murdererRick SilverCredited
PinaJake Trueblood's wifeIphigenie Castioglioni66Credited
Khan TemuchinIaido InstructorDale Ishimoto38Credited
Jake TruebloodOutlawRoy Barcroft58Credited
StorekeeperOlive Carey64Credited
Hotel Carlton guestHerschel Graham56Uncredited
Hotel Carlton guest
Cosmo Sardo51Uncredited
Professor Cesare LumbrosoTheorist of criminal identification through physical attributesMentioned




DirectorAndrew V. McLaglen
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterShimon Wincelberg
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerFrank R. Pierson
Associate ProducerHoward Joslin & Albert Ruben
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorRichard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

Episode Music byRene Garriguenc
ConductorLud Gluskin
"Ballad of Paladin" SingerJohnny Western
"Ballad of Paladin" written by Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
Film EditorEverett Sutherland, A. C. E.
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 DecoratorFay Babcock

CastingPeggy Rae
Titles and Opticals Pacific Title
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



Historical References

Cherokee Bill
The Daltons
Mike Fink
Robin Hood
Tom Horn
Jessie James
Genghis Khan
Cesare Lombroso
Paul Revere



Geographic References

Placerville, California, United States of America
San Francisco, California, United States of America




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