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“Trial at Table Rock”



Season:             6 episode 14
Series Episode: 207
Air Date:          December 15, 1962



… in order to guarantee equal treatment, as is right and necessary in a democracy, you will agree to distribute, periodically, secret ballots containing the names of each member of this community. Those ballots will be marked by every other member of this community: yes or no, life or death.”


Employment Solicitation

Letter from Adams, employment refused upon details of contract.

Personal decision*
* It should be noted that the judge presiding is sitting in front of a Wheel of Fortune.






Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone45Credited
AdamsTable Rock district prosecutor William Mims35Credited
Virge BeechAccused killer standing trial for the murder of Elmo HaskinsSherwood Price29Credited
BryantTable Rock district circuit court judgeBarry Kelley54Credited
Elmo HaskinsAdam's first gunfighterDavid PotterCredited
Matthew TylerTable Rock sheriffGregg Palmer40Credited
Table Rock bartenderJohn Damler44Credited
Jury foremanJoe Higgins37Credited
Josh CassidyWitnessUncredited
Mrs. CassidyJosh Cassidy's wifeUncredited
EddieTakes care of Paladin's horseUncredited
JurorJohn Barton64Uncredited
JurorHerman Hack63Uncredited
JurorEthan Laidlaw63Uncredited
JurorBert Madrid46Uncredited
JurorWilliam Meader58Uncredited
Member of the public galleryNick Borgani58Uncredited
Table Rock deputy holding shotgunStewart East49Uncredited
AdamsMan killed in a baited gunfight with Virgil Beech / Adams' brother Mentioned
Thomas BeekerWitnessMentioned
Pete JarrettMan killed in a baited gunfight with Virgil BeechMentioned
LaceyBoy killed in a baited gunfight with Virgil BeechMentioned
Tom MillerMan killed in a baited gunfight with Virgil BeechMentioned




DirectorJerry Hopper
Assistant DirectorGary Nelson
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterGene Roddenberry
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerDon Ingalls
Production ManagerHoward Joslin
Director of PhotographyFrank (V.) Phillips
Art DirectorRichard (Y.) Haman
Opening Theme MusicBernard Hermann (Herrmann)

"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 DecoratorClaude E. Carpenter

CastingPeggy Rae
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



Geographic Reference

Table Rock, Arizona





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