“A Flock of Trouble”


Season:               3 episode 3
Series Episode:   63
Air Date:            September 25, 1967



Nick takes a stand for the rights of the individual over the many.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
Victoria BarkleyBarkley matriarchMiss Barbara Stanwyck58Credited
Jarrod Thomas Barkley, EsquireEldest Barkley son / LawyerRichard Long37Credited
Nicholas "Nick" Jonathan BarkleySecond Barkley son, / Property managerPeter Breck36Credited
Heath BarkleyTom Barkley's third son / Assistant property managerLee Majors26Credited
Eugene " Gene" BarkleyFourth Barkley son / College studentCharles Briles19Credited
Audra BarkleyBarkley daughterLinda Evans22Credited
ChambersSaloon brawler in black hatRobert Palmer (Boyd Holister)36Credited
Josiah FreemanOwner of the Mobile Emporium for Pots, Pans, Cutlery Notions, Novelties, Medicinal Herbs, Therapeutic Potions and Yard Goods / ShepherdMilton Berle59Credited
Dan KelseyCattle rancher in poker gameBing Russell41Credited
MacklinCattle rancher in saloon fightTroy Melton46Credited
Carl WheelerCattle rancherRobert Fuller37Credited
GayleOrphanEileen Baral22Credited
BarflyJack Berle63Uncredited
BarflyLars Hensen45Uncredited
Stockton bartenderHarry Swoger48Uncredited




CreatorsA. I. Bezzendes & Louis F. Edelman
Executive ProducersArthur Gardner, Arnold Laven & Jules (V.) Levy
ProducerLou Morheim
Producer's AssistantMarian Carter (Carpenter) & Marilyn Fiebelkorn
Production SupervisionNorman S. Powell
Production ManagerDon Torpin
Production CoordinatorrTom (Ernst) R. Rolf
Director Virgil W. V ogel
Assistant DirectorBob White
WriterMichael Gleason
Theme Music ComposerGeorge Duning
Music SupervisionAlfred Perry
MusicElmer Bernstein
Music EditorHarry King
Director of PhotographyWilfrid M. Cline, A.S.C.
Sound Don Rush
Sound EffectsKay Rose
Editorial SupervisorBernard (W.) Burton
EditingDesmond Marquette, A.C.E.
Art DirectionJack DeShields (Jack F. De Shields)
Set DecoratorPierre Ludlum
Sidney Perrell
Hair Stylist
Gale McGarry
WardrobeRobert B. Harris
Barbara Stanwyck's WardrobeJack Muhs
CastingBetty Martin &Robert Walker
Stunt Doubles (uncredited)Jeannie Epper & Jack Isbell (for Peter Breck)
Production CompaniesFour Star Productions
& Margate
Professional AssociationsInternational Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (I.A.T.S.E.)
AcknowledgementsConference of the California Historical Societies



Filming Location


CBS Studio Center – 4024 Radford Avenue Studio City, Los Angeles, California, United States of America


Geographic References

Stockton, California, United States of America


Valley Victuals

Lamb stew
Lettuce salad



The Big Valley episodes (written, spoken and credits);

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