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“Silver Convoy”


Season:              1 episode 37
Series Episode:  37
Air Date:            May 31,1958



“As long as I have this gun you can’t take me alive, Rigaldo. Either you take me dead or I take you.”


Employment Solicitation

Personal requests by the family of James Becker and Don Francisco Reyes





Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone40Credited
Don HernandezMexican army colonelRudolfo (Rodolfo) Hoyos, Jr.42Credited
RegaldoReye's ranch handGeorge Keyman32Credited
Don Francisco ReyesSilver mine ownerDonald Randolph52Credited
Pablo "Pablito" ReyesDon Francisco Reyes' sonNico Minardos28Credited
CarlosVillager bringing supplies to the mineMario Alcalde31Credited
LupitaCarlos' girlfriendBarbara (BarBara) Luna19Credited
GuardAbel Fernandez37Credited
James BeckerDeceased prisonerMentioned
Govenor of the Mexican provinceMentioned
Lupita's brotherMentioned




Lamont Johnson
Assistant DirectorNathan R. Barragar

CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
WriterKen Kolb
Script SupervisorMary Chaffee
ProducerJulian Claman
Associate ProducerSam Rolfe
Production ManagerGlenn Cook
Director of PhotographyFleet Southcott
Opening Theme Music ComposerBernard Hermann (Herrmann) (Uncredite)

Supervising EditorFred W. Berger, A.C.E.
Film EditorLeslie Vidor
Optical EffectsJack Rabin & Louis DeWitt
Sound EditorRoderick Sound, Inc.
Property MasterMike Gordon
Makeup ArtistGlen Alden
Hair Stylist
Pat Whiffing, C.H.S.
WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorRaymond Boltz, Jr.

Set DesignPaul Sylos, Jr.
CastingLynn Stalmaster and Associates
Richard Boone's Stunt Double
Hal Needham (Uncredited)
Production CompaniesA CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production, Filmaster Productions

Recording Company'Westrex Recording System
ATFP (Alliance of TV Film Producers)




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



Historical Reference

Cortes “The Conqueror”


Geographic References

Monterrey, Mexico
Rio Grande
San Faustino, Tecate, Baja California, Mexico
Sierra de Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico
Sonoran Desert



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