The Track of the Jackal


Season:    2 episode 2

Series Episode: 33

Air Date: September 27, 1960

Laramie TV series

A Revue Studios production



Deputy Jess alienates the town of Laramie while protecting a wanted man from a bounty hunter and a powerful rancher.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
"Slim" ShermanOwner - Sherman Ranch & Relay StationJohn Smith29Credited
Jess HarperSherman ranch handRobert Fuller27Credited
HootJess' horseHootUncredited
Sarah Bate (alias Sarah Campbell)Sumner's wifeJeanne Bates42Credited
Vernon Bates (alias Sumner "Sum
FarmerRobert Wilke 46Credited
Mr. ColbyLaramie TownsmanDabbs Greer43Credited
Jimmy FosterLaramie TownsmanSteve TerrellCredited
FirthLaramie TownsmanStacy Harris44Credited
Jason MacIntire Rawlins rancherStevan Darrell55Credited
Frank Thatcher Wanted manWill J. White35Credited
Luke Wiley "The Jackal"Bounty hunterSteve McNally49Credited
Chad Bates (alias Chad Campbell)Sumner's sonUncredited
MikeLaramie bartenderUncredited
PeteLaramie bartenderDave McMahon49Uncredited
"Pop"Laramie telegrapherDan White52Uncredited
MacIntire boy 1Neighbor's sonUncredited
MacIntire boy 2Neighbor's sonUncredited
MacIntire boy 3Neighbor's sonUncredited
Laramie townsmanKermit Maynard63Uncredited
Laramie barflyByron Morrow49Uncredited
Miss Essie BatesLaramie boarding house ownerMentioned
Mike Daggart Wanted manMentioned
Andrew MacIntire (Andy) Jason MacIntire's deceased sonMentioned
MarLaramie sheriffMentioned
BenAssisting with the relay stationMentioned



DirectorFrancis D. Lyon
TeleplayPaul Savage
StoryDan Ullman
ProducerJohn C. Champion
Laramie ThemeCyril J. Mockridge
Music ScoreCyril Mockridge
Director of PhotographyRay Rennahan, A. S. C.
Associate ProducerDan Ullman
Art DirectorRay Beal
Editorial Dept. Head/SupervisorDavid J. O'Connell
Film EditorRay de Vally
Musical SupervisionStanley Wilson
SoundWilliam Lynch
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 DirectorBen Bishop
Set DecorationJames M. Walters


Historical Reference

Black Bart


Geographic References

Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory

Laramie, Wyoming Territory

Medicine Bow, Wyoming Territory

Rawlins, Wyoming Territory

San Marcos, Texas

Woods Landing, Wyoming Territory



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