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“The O’Hare Story”


Season:              1 episode 25
Series Episode 25
Air Date:           March 1,1958




The greatest calamities in history were made by words said in anger. If you can’t back it up, don’t speak in anger.”


Employment Solicitation

Paladin responded to a newspaper article with his business card.





Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone40Credited
Eli GardnerBusinessmanKen Mayer39Credited
Joe MarshGunmanJohn Ducette37Credited
Mike O'HareEngineer in Central CityVictor McLaglen71Credited
Henry RitchieGeneral store proprietor, post master, realatorHerbert Rudley47Credited
Myra RitchieHenry Ritchie's daughterChristine White31Credited
CalRic (Rick) Vallin38Credited
CarsonPaul Hahn37Credited
O'Hare's 1st guardAlex Sharp36Credited
EdO'Hare's 2nd guardUncredited
O'Hare's 3rd guardUncredited
Joe March's henchman
Fred Carson34Uncredited




Andrew V. McLaglen
Assistant DirectorHoward Joslin

CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
Jack Jacobs & Malvin Wald
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 EditorMichael Luciano, A.C.E.

Optical EffectsJack Rabin & Louis DeWitt
Sound EditorRoderick Sound, Inc.
Property MasterMike Gordon
Makeup ArtistWilliam Wood (Woods)
Hair Stylist
Madine Danks
WardrobeFrank V. Tauss

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


Ashley, California scenes
Jack Ingram Ranch – 2255 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America


Historical Reference



Geographic References

Ashley, California
Central City, Califonia



Have Gun – Will Travel episodes (written, spoken and credits). Internet Movie Database (IMDb), authors (cited), philosophers (cited), poets (cited) and individual observation.


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