“Brother Love”


Season:              2 episode 23
Series Episode:  53
Air Date:           February 20, 1967



A con man sees the light.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
Victoria BarkleyBarkley matriarchMiss Barbara Stanwyck58Credited
Nicholas "Nick" Jonathan BarkleySecond Barkley son, / Property managerPeter Breck36Credited
Heath BarkleyTom Barkley's third son / Assistant property managerLee Majors26Credited
Audra BarkleyBarkley daughterLinda Evans22Credited
Adrian BowlesIdanell Bowles' daughterDebi Storm8Credited
Idanell "Ida" BowlesStockton seamstressCarolyn Conwell36Credited
FluddBrother Love's "deaf mute" shillStrother Martin47Credited
"Brother" Benevolent "Ben" LoveConfidence manRobert Goulet33Credited
Howard MerarStockton doctorPhil Chambers50Credited
EllenOrphanEve Plumb8Credited
JoshOrphanMark LevyCredited
MaceBrother Love's "lame" shillGavin McLeod35Credited
Stockton barflyForest Burns53Uncredited
Stockton townsmanDon Ames45Uncredited
Stockton townsmanMilan Smith43Uncredited
Stockton townsmanJack Tornek80Uncredited
Piano manUncredited
Saloon hostess in navyUncredited
Saloon hostess in pinkUncredited
Stockton sheriffMentioned




CreatorsA. I. Bezzendes & Louis F. Edelman
ProducersArthur Gardner, Arnold Laven & Jules (V.) Levy
Associate ProducerLou Morheim
Producer's AssistantMarian Carpenter & Marilyn Fiebelkorn
Production SupervisionNorman S. Powell
Production ManagerDon Torpin
Production CoordinatorrErnst (Tom) R. Rolf
Director Virgil W. V ogel
Assistant DirectorEdward A. Teets
WriterJay Simms
Script SupervisorJoseph (Joe) Mazzuca
Theme Music ComposerGeorge Duning
Music SupervisionAlfred Perry
MusicGeorge Duning
Song "Brother Love"Dean Kay & Hal Blair
Music EditorHarry King
Director of PhotographyWilfrid M. Cline, A.S.C.
Sound Don Rush
Sound EffectsKay Rose
Editorial SupervisorBernard (W.) Burton
EditingArthur D. Hilton
Art DirectionJack DeShields (Jack F. De Shields)
Set DecoratorPierre Ludlum
Makeup ArtistSidney Perell

Hair Stylist
Scotty Rackin
WardrobeRobert B. Harris
Barbara Stanwyck's WardrobeJack Muhs
CastingRobert Walker
Stunt Double (uncredited)Jeannie Epper
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


Historical Reference

Confidence Men


Geographic References

Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America
Maine, United States of America
Mississippi River, United States of Americamain
Stockton, California, United States of America 
Swanson’s Grove


Valley Victuals





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

Internet Movie Database (IMDb);


Individual observations; and

Others as indicated by the links.


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