“The Pass”


Season:    1 episode 16

Series Episode: 16

Air Date: December 29, 1959

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studio production



There’s more exploding than the dynamite when Slim is assigned to block the advance of the Cheyenne and Sioux.


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
Will Cooper TrapperJohn Pickard46Credited
CoffeyPlains Cavalry sergeantWalter Sande53Credited
HowardPlains Cavalry generalHarvey Stephens58Credited
IvesPlains Cavalry lieutenantRichard Emory40Credited
Ben SearsTrapperRichard Shannon39Credited
EveCheyenne captured white womanMadlyn Rhue24Credited
Plains Cavalry majorTerry Frost53Credited
George Armstrong CusterPlains Cavalry colonelUncredited
Plains Cavalry dispatch riderUncredited
Sleeping Plains Cavalry guardUncredited
Plains Cavalry soldierUncredited
Roger DavisPlains Cavalry majorMentioned



DirectorLesley Selander
Writer Donn Mullallay & Lee Erwin
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril Mockridge
Music ScoreAlbert Sendry
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorGeorge Patrick
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorRichard G. Wray, A.C.E.
Film EditorEdward Haire
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundJohn C. Grubb
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 DirectorMilton Carter
Set DecorationJames M. Walters


Historical References

George Armstrong Custer

Oliver Otis Howard

Battle of Powder River


Geographic Reference

Sedalia, Colorado Territory

Moccasin Pass  A-J.K-Y


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