“Town of No Exit”


Season:              4 episode 23
Series Episode:  109
Air Date:           April 7, 1969




Heath rides into an asylum of its own making.


Cast & Crew Lists


CharacterRoleActorActor AgeStatus
Jarrod Thomas Barkley, EsquireEldest Barkley son / LawyerRichard Long37Credited
Heath BarkleyTom Barkley's third son / Assistant property managerLee Majors26Credited
SilasBarkley private household manager/ Butler / Cook / Houseman Napoleon Whiting58Credited
Elias BrownDemented individual in stovepipe hatJohn Carradine63Credited
"Sergeant Major" Earl ConwayDemented individualLeslie Nielsen43Credited
Maggie DelaneyDemented individual dressed as saloon hostessDiane Ewing23Credited
Quita GomezDemented individual that looks after horsesLorri Scott28Credited
Pete HaunchDemented individual who is the lookout and grave diggerRobert Donner37Credited
Hotel desk clerkAlbert Checco47Credited
Duchess of AlbaryMentioned

Sam DeKova
Pinto's ownerMentioned
Don GordonDorado storekeeperMentioned
Benito JuarezMentioned
Dave WallaceBizby, Arizona Territory sheriffMentioned




CreatorsA. I. Bezzendes & Louis F. Edelman
Executive ProducersArthur Gardner, Arnold Laven & Jules (V.) Levy
ProducerLou Morheim
Producer's AssistantMarilyn Fiebelkorn & Penny Danz
Production SupervisionNorman S. Powell
Production ManagerDon Torpin
Production CoordinatorrTom (Ernst) R. Rolf
Director Norman S. Powell
Assistant DirectorRobert R. Shue
WriterWilliam (W.) Norton
Theme Music ComposerGeorge Duning
Music SupervisionAlfred Perry
MusicLalo Schifrin
Music EditorHarry King
Director of PhotographyChas (Charles) E. Burke, A.S.C.
Sound Don Rush
Sound EffectsKay Rose
Editorial SupervsorRichard E. Reilly
EditingSherman A. Todd, A.C.E.
Art DirectionJack DeShields (Jack F. De Shields)
Set DecoratorPierre Ludlum
Sidney Perrell
Hair Stylist
Gale McGarry
WardrobeRobert B. Harris
CastingHarvey Clermont
Stunt Doubles (uncredited)Jeannie Epper & Larry Holt
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 Sudio City, Los Angeles, California, United States of America




Geographic References

Bodie, Arizona Territory
Nevada, United States of America
Ocatillo Well, California, United States of America



Valley Victuals





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

Internet Movie Database (IMDb);


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