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“The Colonel and the Lady”


Season:               1 episode 11
Series Episode:  11
Air Date:            November 23, 1957




I came here to find out what happened to her. Now you make up your mind to it; you’ll tell me about that lady.”


Employment Solicitation

Sacramento Nugget
Wanted: Man with investigative ability, tact, perseverance, and proven physical courage for possible hazardous mission. Must be man of taste and discernment, a West Point graduate and a former army officer. Communicate Colonet H P Lathrop, River Acres, Sacramento, California





Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
PaladinAn arbiterRichard Boone40Credited
Kim Chan "Hey Boy"Hotel Carlton porterKam Tong50Credited
HarrisBartenderJess Kirkpatrick60Credited
H. P. LathropFormer colonel writing a history of the Old WestRobert F. Simon44Credited
Gloria Morgan alias Martha LathropFormer saloon girlJune Vincent37Credited
Clay SommersSuitorDenver Pyle37Credited
Tuolumne O'Toole
The Lathrops' maidFaye (Michael) Nuell21Credited
CarlHotel Lodestar desk clerkWoodrow (Woody) Chambliss43Credited
LuluLaundressPeggy Rea36Credited
MazieSaloon girlMercedes Shirley31Credited
SteveSuitorRobert Stevenson42Credited
BarflyCap Somers64Uncredited
Johnathan LathropGeorge Washington's Aide-de-campMentioned
Pablo's big brotherMentioned




Andrew V. McLaglen
Assistant DirectorHoward Joslin
CreatorsHerb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
Michael Fessier
Script SupervisorRichard Chaffee
ProducerJulian Claman
Production ManagerGlenn Cook
Director of PhotographyWilliam Margulies
Art DirectorJames W. Sullivan
Opening Theme Music ComposerBernard Hermann (Herrmann) (Uncredited)
Supervising EditorFred W. Berger, A.C.E.
Film EditorMichael Luciano, A.C.E.
Optical EffectsJack Rabin & Louis DeWitt
Sound EditorRoderick Sound, Inc.
Property MasterMike Gordon
Makeup ArtistWilliam Wood (Woods)

Hair Stylist
Madine Danks

WardrobeJoseph Dimmitt

Set DecoratorRaymond Boltz, 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


Melody Ranch – 24715 Oak Creek Avenue, Newhall, California, United States of America


Historical Reference

Petronius Arbiter

Tenderloin District


Geographic References

Lode Star, Nevada
Sacramento, California, United States of America
San Francisco, California, United States of America




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