“Last Train to the Fair”


Season:               1 episode 30
Series Episode:   30
Air Date:            April 27, 1966



A man demands payment for his loss, possibly at the cost of Audra’s life.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
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
Audra BarkleyBarkley daughterLinda Evans22Credited
SilasBarkley private household manager/ Butler / Cook / Houseman Napoleon Whiting55Credited
DeakesMoyers' foremanKen Mayer47Credited
FordMoyers' ranch handCharles Horvath45Credited
Lucian Kellaher a.k.a. TraversDoctor / Former outlawRichard Anderson29Credited
Aaron MoyersRancherKarl Swenson57Credited
Andy MoyersAaron Moyers' sonTimothy McIntire21 Credited
Ab StullmanBarkley frine don train with a Brahma bull in the livestock competitionHal Lynch38Credited
Grace StullmanBarkley friend on train who wins the blue ribbon for pickled cucumbers each year at the state fairBetty Harford39Credited
Charlie WellmanBarkley friend on train drinking wineJames McCallion47Credited
Cora WellmanCharlie Wellman's wifeNora Marlowe50Credited
MelMoyers' ranch handChuck (Charles) Bail30Credited
Stockton porterUncredited
Moyer messengerUncredited
7 Moyers' ranch hands at the trainUncredited
Mrs. MoyersArron Moyers' wifeMentioned




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
Director Virgil W. Vogel
Assistant DirectorMike Moder
WriterPaul Savage
Script SupervisorJoseph (Joe) Mazzuca
Theme Music ComposerGeorge Duning
Music SupervisionAlfred Perry
MusicGeorge Duning
Music EditorHarry King
Director of PhotographyWilfrid M. Cline, A.S.C.
Assistant Camera (uncredited)Lloyd Ahem II
Key Grip (uncredited)Nels Mathias
Lamp Operator (uncredited)Earl C. Williman
Sound Don Rush
Sound EffectsMandine Rogne
Editorial SupervisorBernard (W.) Burton
EditingSherman A. Rose, A.C.E.
Supervising Art DirectorBill Ross (William P.)
Art DirectionJack DeShields (Jack F. De Shields)
Set DecoratorPierre Ludlum
Makeup ArtistSidney Perell

Hair Stylist
Scotty Rackin
Hair Stylist (uncredited)Bertha French
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
California State Fair


Geographic References

Modesto, California, United States of America
River Station, California, United States of America
Sacramento, California, United States of America
Stockton, California, United States of America


Valley Victuals

Fried chicken
Pickled cucumbers
Pickled cucumbers with cinnamon
Potato salad
Imported wine






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

Internet Movie Database (IMDb);


Individual observations; and

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