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9/10/1955 Ep 1: Matt Gets It
Dan Grat, a gunman hunted by Texas authorities, seeks refuge in Dodge City. Marshal Dillon goes into action against this outlaw who shoots before he talks.
9/17/1955 Ep 2: Hot Spell
Matt intercedes on behalf of ex-con Cope Borden, when Rance Bradley accuses Cope of horse theft and attempts to lynch him. Cope is proven innocent of the charge, but later kills Bradley's nephew in a fair fight during a gambling dispute.
10/1/1955 Ep 3: Word of Honor
Hank Worth, son of wealthy rancher Jake Worth, is kidnapped and held for $20,000 ransom by three men. The kidnappers call on Doc to aid young Hank, who has been shot in the back while trying to escape.
10/8/1955 Ep 4: Home Surgery
When returning to Dodge, Chester and Matt are confronted by Holly Hawtree, whose father is desperately ill with gangrene. His only hope for survival is amputation of the affected leg.
10/15/1955 Ep 5: Obie Tater
An old prospector named Obie Tater causes trouble for himself, his bride, and Matt when he refuses to tell where his fortune of gold is hidden.
10/29/1955 Ep 6: Night Incident
Little Timmy Wyatt witnesses a series of bizarre murders. He has a habit of telling tall tales, so no one will believe him.
11/5/1955 Ep 7: Smoking Out the Nolans
Clay Young is trying to evict Josh Nolan. Josh tells Matt he paid Clay for the property. Clay denies it.
11/12/1955 Ep 8: Kite's Reward
Andy Travis shoots a guy. Matt tells him you're real good with the gun, but you have a choice either put it down or you will have to constantly prove yourself.
11/26/1955 Ep 9: The Hunter
A buffalo hunter, Jase Murdock, is warned by Ross the storekeeper to stay out of Indian Territory.
12/3/1955 Ep 10: The Queue
After two bullies cut off Chen's pig-tail (queue), the man vows vengeance.
12/10/1955 Ep 11: General Parcley Smith
Old-timer Smith is a former Army officer considered a butcher. He arrives in Dodge City spreading rumors about the new Banker, Drew Holt.
12/24/1955 Ep 12: Magnus
Chester is concerned when his nomadic and "uncivilized" brother pays a Christmas visit to Dodge, but Magnus Goode proves worldlier and more adaptable to town life than anyone thought possible.
12/31/1955 Ep 13: Reed Survives
Lucy also professes her love for handsome Booth Rider, and concocts a scheme in which Ephram is the intended victim. Booth becomes the unwitting pawn in a homicide that culminates in an ironic twist of fate.
1/7/1956 Ep 14: Professor Lute Bone
Doc is so angered by a traveling medicine man and his opium elixir that he wants to get a gun and shoot him. When a fellow comes to town trying to kill Professor Lute Bone because his father died drinking his elixir, Bone decides that it's time to give up the patent medicine business.
1/21/1956 Ep 15: No Handcuffs
When a dishonest Deputy Sheriff takes a prisoner from Matt's jail without Matt's approval or knowledge, Matt and Chester go after the Deputy Sheriff and the Prisoner.
1/28/1956 Ep 16: Reward for Matt
Matt kills a man and his widow posts a $1,000 reward for his death. Everyone in the country from sodbusters to gunslingers is out to get the reward.
2/4/1956 Ep 17: Robin Hood
Victims won't testify against John Henry Jordan at his trial for robbing the stage. He's found innocent. Matt asks Vince a card sharp he reformed to clean out Jordan. Jordan rides off. Matt's going to follow, but Chester says Vince has been hurt bad.
2/18/1956 Ep 18: Yorky
Yorky, a white boy who was brought up by Arapahoes, is victimized by horse thieves. Seeking revenge, he gets shot by Abe Brandt and his son who said that Yorky was trying to steal "their" horses.
2/25/1956 Ep 19: 20-20
Troy Carver, an aging ex-lawman gets off the stage. Matt calls to him. Troy turns and almost shoots Matt. Matt tells Troy if someone is after you I'll help. Troy says mind your own business. Moss tells Matt Lee Polen has been hanging for several days. Lee says he's going to kill Troy for killing his brother.
3/3/1956 Ep 20: Reunion '78
Belle Archer recognizes Jerry Shand and hides her face. Jerry has a grudge against Andy Cully, a paunchy hardware drummer. At the Long Branch Jerry is beating Andy up. Matt's ready to lock Jerry up. Andy bails him out. On the street Andy apologizes and offers Jerry $600. Jerry knows Andy is a murderer.
3/17/1956 Ep 21: Helping Hand
A would-be tough guy picks on the wrong man in an attempt to make a name for himself when he tries to involve Marshal Matt Dillon by staging a street fight.
3/24/1956 Ep 22: Tap Day for Kitty
An old sodbuster comes to town and decides he wants to marry Kitty. When he won't leave her alone she declares she'll shoot him if he pesters her anymore. Out at night, he's shot in the back and Kitty is suspected, but then she is shot at too.
3/31/1956 Ep 23: Indian Scout
Twenty-three soldiers died at the hands of the Comanches at Cold Creek. Will Bailey lost his brother. Will says Amos Cartwright, the scout led them into an ambush. Matt tells Bailey let the cavalry handle it, and leave Amos alone.
4/14/1956 Ep 24: The Pest Hole
Doc is using the jail to quarantine people as they fall ill. The common thread between them seems to be that they all had a dinner meeting together, about the upcoming German festival, at Bendino's restaurant.
4/28/1956 Ep 25: The Big Broad
Big Lena Wave and her man, diminutive Emmett Fitzgood ride into Dodge to run a card game at the Long Branch. Chester accuses Emmett of cheating. Lena socks him. Lena uses a bottle on a guy. Matt's trying to figure out how to handle her. Lena kills Ed James, a buffalo hunter who made advances toward her.
5/12/1956 Ep 26: Hack Prine
Hack Prine, a friend of Matt's rides into Dodge. However he is there as a gunman, to kill Matt Dillon.
5/19/1956 Ep 27: Cooter
Cooter brings Mr. Ben Sissell, a gambler, a drink. A kid accuses Ben of dealing off the bottom of the deck, and draws. The third man at the table, Pate, shoots the kid.
5/26/1956 Ep 28: The Killer
Charles Bronson guest stars as a cowardly gunslinger who only goes after old men or young kids who aren't very experienced with guns. But, when Matt Dillon gives him an ultimatum, he shows his true colors.
6/9/1956 Ep 29: Doc's Revenge
Clem Maddow rides into Dodge. Doc syas to Chester "I'm going kill a man."
6/16/1956 Ep 30: The Preacher
Seth, a newcomer to Dodge is bullied by Keeler, a boxer.
6/23/1956 Ep 31: How to Die for Nothing
Zach and Bulow, up with a cattle drive, are raising a ruckus.
6/30/1956 Ep 32: Dutch George
Matt's Childhood hero, Dutch George is now the leader of a notorious gang of horse thieves he must now stop.
7/7/1956 Ep 33: Prairie Happy
Chester and Matt are out riding when they get shot at by a boy.
7/14/1956 Ep 34: Chester's Mail Order Bride
Chester's drinking a lot at the Long Branch. A buffalo hunter takes his picture of a girl.
7/21/1956 Ep 35: The Guitar
Augie Shart and Gene Tyler a couple of drunks try to hang Weed Pindle from Texas once they find he fought for the Union.
7/28/1956 Ep 36: Cara
Doc tends Cara, who slashed her forearm, to make it look like a suicide attempt. She asks for Matt. They haven't seen each other in twelve years since Yuma. Cara wants to stay awhile. Kitty doesn't want to hear about Matt's old flame.
8/4/1956 Ep 37: Mr. and Mrs. Amber
Peak Fletcher says his sister Sarah Amber stole a calf. She was set up.
8/18/1956 Ep 38: Unmarked Grave
On a stage heading for Dodge Sheriff Darcy has a heart attack while guarding a murderer, Blackie.
8/25/1956 Ep 39: Alarm at Pleasant Valley
While on the way back to Dodge, Matt and Chester discover a homesteading family fleeing Pleasant Valley, which is besieged by Indians.
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9/8/1956 Ep 40: Cow Doctor
After he is summoned unknowingly by Ben Pitcher to treat one of his cows, a human patient of Doc's dies. During a fight with Pitcher, Doc is knifed.
9/15/1956 Ep 41: Brush at Elkader
After his friend Ben Williams is shot down by Lou Shippen, Matt travels to Elkader to bring him him. The only problem, he doesn't know what he looks like and the town is protecting Shippen.
9/22/1956 Ep 42: Custer
Matt refuses to turn Joe Trimble a rustler over to Major Banker for court-martial.
9/29/1956 Ep 43: The Round Up
Matt closes up shops to a group of drunken cowboys, which causes trouble.
10/20/1956 Ep 44: Young Man with a Gun
After gunman, Sam Kercher is killed by Matt, his 16-year old brother arrives to fight Matt.
10/27/1956 Ep 45: Indian White
At Fort Dodge, home of the third cavalry, Mrs. Mary Cullen tells the colonel, that the twelve year old they got from the Cheyenne is her son Dennis. The Indians took him when he was two years old.
11/10/1956 Ep 46: How to Cure a Friend
Matt's getting his haircut. The barber tells about a couple of Texans he shaved, who talked about a crooked gambler they played in San Antonio, named Nick Search. Matt saved Nick's life. Nick arrives on the stage and goes to see Bill Pence, who runs the Long Branch, about setting up a poker game.
11/17/1956 Ep 47: Legal Revenge
Doc rides up to the Tibbs house to say his services are available. Florie won't invite him in, but her husband yells to let him in. He cut his leg chopping wood. Doc wants to take him to Dodge. Forie says no. Doc does what he can. Doc tells Matt Mr. Tibbs was holding a gun under his blanket. It was no wood cutting accident. She cut him with a knife.
11/24/1956 Ep 48: The Mistake
Kitty is in her cowgirl outfit. She's just return from a morning ride. Earl Haney, who runs the faro table, has had somebody bust his head open. Earl says he had a red shirt, black hair and mustache.
12/1/1956 Ep 49: Greater Love
Doc is sick and tired of working day and night and being paid off in promises. He wants to go to San Francisco.
12/8/1956 Ep 50: No Indians
Sam tells Matt the Pawnees killed and scalped a family. Matt and Chester go to look. They meet Captain Starr. Matt says he'd like to tag along. They find a man, woman, boy and little girl shot and scalped. Matt remarks every family was killed in the open. Matt says it wasn't Indians.
12/15/1956 Ep 51: Spring Term
Matt talks to a wounded man who was shot with a bullet meant for him. The wounded man says Stone shot him, Matt tells Chester that he knew Stone a while back and is worried that he will be shot next, Chester tells Matt that the Danch left before dawn. Matt learns that Danch was hired to kill Matt for Stone.
12/22/1956 Ep 52: Poor Pearl
Willie Calhoun's in town for a bath and a haircut, in preparation to court Pearl Bender. Willie meets Pearl in the Long Branch. He asks her to marry him. She says Webb Thorne won't let me marry you. Willie gets a rifle and goes after Webb.
12/29/1956 Ep 53: Cholera
Chester worries about bugs & sees Billy messing with a wagon. Matt & Chester meet the owners of the wagon, they feel the newcomers have more trouble a head. McCready accuses the new family of stealing from him. A man comes looking for Doc because Cholera may have come to Dodge.
1/5/1957 Ep 54: Pucket's New Year
Ira Pucket was abandoned on the prairie in subfreezing weather by his skinner Jed Larner. It's been 20 below the last three nights. Doc checks Ira out, and operates on his foot. Matt tells Ira he'll try to find Jed.
1/12/1957 Ep 55: The Cover Up
Kitty's been riding in her riding skirt. Hoffer says he's going to kill Zach Ritter. Matt tries to take Hoffer's gun, as Zach enters. Matt gets winged.
1/19/1957 Ep 56: Sins of the Father
Mr. Dobie, the hotel owner, wants Matt to make Big Dan Daggit and Rose, an Indian,leave the Dodge house.
1/26/1957 Ep 57: Kick Me
Harry Bent and Fred Myers just robbed the bank in Wichita. Harry and Fred's wife, Jennifer, plan on running away together. Fred followed Harry after they split up and overheard their plans.
2/2/1957 Ep 58: Executioner
A young gunfighter, Tom Clegg, forces farmer Abe Curry into a duel and kills him. Matt can't arrest Clegg since Abe drew first. However, Abe's brother Morgan plots revenge. Morgan, who is unarmed, follows Clegg constantly. Clegg soon grows tired of it and attempts to take care of his "problem."
2/9/1957 Ep 59: Gone Straight
A man comes into Dodge City looking for Jim Glass, Matt believes Jim Glass changed his name and learns that Nate Timble was protecting someone Matt was looking for.
2/16/1957 Ep 60: Bloody Hands
Matt Dillon begins having nightmares due to a gunfight in which Matt killed three men. Joe Stranger thinks Matt likes killing people. When Matt refuses to fight him, he calls Matt a coward. Matt turns in his badge because he's sick of killing.
2/23/1957 Ep 61: Skid Row
Hank Groat bothers Kitty. Chester comes to her rescue. Ann Cabot arrives from Connecticut to marry Jack Shomer. Matt, Chester and Doc go to see Jack. He's drunk in his shack as usual. They sober him up. Jack says he can't face Ann.
3/2/1957 Ep 62: Sweet and Sour
Rena Decker, a new dance hall girl, purposely gets her admirers into fighting over her. Despite Kitty's negative opinion of her, Matt befreinds Rena and gets her a job at the Long Branch. Soon afterward, four men are dead and Rena is the cause.
3/9/1957 Ep 63: Cain
A rancher comes to terms with his past.
3/16/1957 Ep 64: Bureaucrat
A Washington Bureaucrat comes to Dodge to change the way Matt runs the town.
3/23/1957 Ep 65: Last Fling
John Peevy and Milligan Rives go out for one "Last Fling" and Peevy makes a pass at Kitty. Kitty threatens to shoot him if he comes back. When Peevy gets shot he tells the marshall that Kitty did it. Someone takes a shot at Kitty and Matt thinks Peevy did it and goes looking for him.
3/30/1957 Ep 66: Chester's Murder
Chester is drinking at the Long Branch and gets into an argument with a gambler over a girl. When the marshall breaks it up he tells Chester to bring the man to jail. On the way there the man is killed and everyone thinks Chester did it. Matt has to prove Chester is innocent.
4/6/1957 Ep 67: The Photographer
Dodge City meets a Photographer who shows the residents how a camera works. Jacoby wants to take pictures of how the Wild West looks. When Matt learns someone died he thinks the photographer may have hired someone to kill Grubby for a picture of the west.
4/13/1957 Ep 68: Wrong Man
Sam Rickers comes to the Marshal's Office asking to see Matt. Chester looks inside the wagon to find a dead man, Sam thinks he killed a criminal hoping to get $1,000 for the crime.
4/20/1957 Ep 69: Big Girl Lost
Philip Locke is looking for Laura Simmons, but she doesn't want him to know where she works. Laura tells Matt she and Philip were to wed she asks Matt not to say anything about her job. Philip warns Matt that he will be killed if he doesn't tell the truth.
4/27/1957 Ep 70: What the Whiskey Drummer Heard
Matt goes inside The Long Branch and meets Wilbur Hawkins a whiskey Drummer tells Matt he will die. Matt is almost shot while feeding the horses, in Doc Adams's office Matt plans to let everyone thinks he died. Kitty tells a man at The Long Branch is telling a different story.
5/4/1957 Ep 71: Cheap Labor
Matt meets Fos Capper, who wants to marry Flora Stancil. Flora's brother Ben may give Matt some trouble that may lead to Foss Capper's death.
5/11/1957 Ep 72: Moon
After Charlie Brewer is found dead, Jack Salter who was a friend of Charlie Brewer comes to Matt's office saying Vint killed Brewer. Matt then tries to find out if Jack is right.
5/18/1957 Ep 73: Who Lives by the Sword
Joe Delk causes trouble at The Long Branch after shooting two young men, who were loved by all in Dodge, but only after being drawn into the gunfights by Delk.
5/25/1957 Ep 74: Uncle Oliver
After Chester & Matt meet Uncle Oliver, Chester feels uneasy after Viney suggests he "Get rid of Chester." Uncle Oliver feels Viney would be a good replacement for Chester.
6/1/1957 Ep 75: Daddy-O
Kitty's father, Wayne Russell, arrives in Dodge to meet his daughter after abandoning her and her mother as a baby. He insists that saloon life is not fit for a proper lady and wants to take her back to New Orleans so he can pamper her and invest her savings in his freight business.
6/15/1957 Ep 76: The Man Who Would Be Marshal
A former Army Officer wants Matt Dillon's job. Matt then takes Mr. Egan on his rounds. Matt lets Egan try his brand of justice that almost costs Egan his life.
6/22/1957 Ep 77: Liar from Blackhawk
A drunken man tries to beat Shinn to the draw (with his gun) but the drunken man dies trying. Hank Shinn tells Matt he doesn't want to kill people, Matt & Chester doesn't believe Shinn until He tries to tell Al James he is unarmed.
7/6/1957 Ep 78: Jealousy
Matt wonders how Cam is doing after not seeing him in a few days, Matt then sees Cam at The Long Branch and notices Cam acting strange. Cam sets out to kill Matt after Lonnie Pike tells Cam he saw Matt with Tilda.
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9/14/1957 Ep 79: Crack-Up
Matt learns there is a hired killer in Dodge City, the hired killer gives Matt a challenge to find out who paid Nate Springer to kill Matt.
9/21/1957 Ep 80: Gun for Chester
Chester believes Asa Ledbetter is out to kill him. After Chester is shot, he tells Matt Asa Ledbetter shot him. Matt worries that Chester may be working too hard on finding Asa Ledbetter. Asa Ledbetter claims Chester killed his brother.
9/28/1957 Ep 81: Blood Money
The father of a young gunfighter tries to end his son's career by wounding his gun hand.
10/5/1957 Ep 82: Kitty's Outlaw
Doc, Chester, and Matt suspect Kitty of helping a bank robber when she invites Matt to an out of the way spot for dinner. What they didn't know was that the bank robber was the first 'man' Kitty had ever known.
10/12/1957 Ep 83: Potato Road
Budge wants the Marshall to arrest his Pa for murder but when they get to Budge's house they get captured by Bud & his Ma so they can rob the bank.
10/19/1957 Ep 84: Jesse
Festus runs into Jesse Dillard, who is wanted for shooting a black man. Festus wants to find out more and takes his friend to prison.
10/26/1957 Ep 85: Mavis McCloud
Mavis McCloud comes to Dodge to get married. She marries Barny but Lou Staley comes looking for Mavis and wants to kill Barney and the Marshall.
11/2/1957 Ep 86: Born to Hang
Joe Digger wants to kill the two men who tried to lynch him.
11/9/1957 Ep 87: Romeo
A powerful landowner threatens to wipe out Dodge when his daughter falls in love with the son of his archenemy. Matt has to find a way to stop it.
11/16/1957 Ep 88: Never Pester Chester
When Matt sends Chester out to handle a rowdy couple of cow pokers, Chester ends up nearly dead. Matt is so guilt ridden he vows to find the men who did it and make them pay.
11/23/1957 Ep 89: Fingered
Jim Cobb comes to town to marry a woman from back East. Hank accuses Jim of murdering his first wife then of murdering his second wife. Hank doesn't like Jim because Jim got a claim on some land before him.
11/30/1957 Ep 90: How to Kill a Woman
When a man is murdered on a stagecoach, the stagecoach driver thinks that there might some connection between the stagecoach station manager (Jesse Daggett) and the stagecoach robber (Nate Pilcher).
12/7/1957 Ep 91: Cows and Cribs
When a young couple dies of the fever out on the prairie, Doc, Matt and Chester bring the couple's young baby into Dodge to find a good home for the young baby. Matt turns the baby over to Ma Smalley for temporary care until adoptive parents can be found.
12/14/1957 Ep 92: Doc's Reward
Doc kills a man who shoots his horse. The man's brother comes looking for Doc because he thinks Doc killed his brother for reward money.
12/21/1957 Ep 93: Kitty Lost
An eastern dude asks Kitty if she'd like to take a midnight drive, but when she doesn't return the next day, Matt goes looking.
12/28/1957 Ep 94: Twelfth Night
A hillbilly arrives in Dodge looking to continue a feud started back in the hills of Virginia.
1/4/1958 Ep 95: Joe Phy
Matt goes to Elkader after the man who shot him and runs into Joe Phy "US Marshall."
1/11/1958 Ep 96: Buffalo Man
Matt & Chester are taken prisoner by two buffalo hunters who are hunting buffalo in Indian territory. The hunters leave them tied to a wagon in hopes that the Indians will kill them.
1/18/1958 Ep 97: Kitty Caught
The Gunner brothers rob the bank in Dodge and take Kitty hostage.
1/25/1958 Ep 98: Claustrophobia
Ollie Ridgers is a free spirited man who hates towns and lives free on the prairie. His friend Jim Branch convinces Ollie to go into Dodge for a good time at Miss Kitty's saloon. While Ollie is in town, two men kill Ollie's hogs and mule. Ollie goes after the two men thus killing one of the men.
2/1/1958 Ep 99: Ma Tennis
Andy Tennis kills a gambler. Matt arrests him but Andy's mother breaks him out of jail.
2/8/1958 Ep 100: Sunday Supplement
Clifton Bunker and Samuel Spring, writers from New York, come to Dodge looking for a story. Finding none they stir up trouble to get a story.
2/15/1958 Ep 101: Wild West
Hattie throws in with two men to kill her husband and then sell his ranch for the money. Yorky Kelley sees the men ride off with his father and trails them till his horse breaks a leg. On the prarie Yorky finds Marshall Dillon and asks for his help finding his Pa.
2/22/1958 Ep 102: The Cabin
Matt get caught in a blizzard then finds shelter in a cabin but finds more than he bargained for.
3/1/1958 Ep 103: Dirt
Nat Seiber and Polly Troyman are to be married. When Polly's younger Brother finds out that Nat had visited another woman (Beulah)late one evening at her house, Polly's Brother (Henry Troyman) thinks that Nat has dishonored his Sister Polly and promises to stop the wedding anyway he can.
3/8/1958 Ep 104: Dooley Surrenders
Hide skinner Emmett Dooley thinks he killed a man while drunk and turns himself in.
3/15/1958 Ep 105: Joke's on Us
Jake Kaiser and some other ranchers hung Frank Tillman thinking he was a horse thief but they were wrong. Tillman's wife and son won't tell the Marshall who did it.
3/22/1958 Ep 106: Bottleman
Tom Cassidy (a drunk) tries to kill Dan Clell (a new gambler) in town.
3/29/1958 Ep 107: Laughing Gas
Ernie Stubblefield trying to put his past behind him changes his name to Earl Stafford and is traveling with a laughing gas show. Cloud Marsh tries the gas and gets laughed at by the town. Angry he and his brothers attack Stubblefield/Stafford.
4/5/1958 Ep 108: Texas Cowboys
A Texas cowhand is murdered and they won't tell the Marshall who did it so Matt decides to close all the saloons and shops till they do.
4/12/1958 Ep 109: Amy's Good Deed
Amy Slatter comes to Dodge to try and get Matt to kill her because in the Dakota territory Matt had to kill her brother.
4/19/1958 Ep 110: Hanging Man
Matt arrests James Cando. Cando tells Lee Binders to break him out. In the attempt to get him out Cando tries to hang Chester.
4/26/1958 Ep 111: Innocent Broad
Linda Bell comes to Dodge to meet her fiance Lou Paxon. Lou makes Linda take a job at the Long Branch. Matt is suspicious of Lou and Joe Bassett.
5/3/1958 Ep 112: The Big Con
Mr. Shaneway wants Mr. Pap at the bank to loan him $20,000 for a poker bet. Doc gets kidnapped.
5/10/1958 Ep 113: Widow's Mite
Gambler Leach Fields marries Zach Morton's widow Ada thinking she knows where the money Zach stole is.
5/17/1958 Ep 114: Chester's Hanging
Someone keeps hanging people in Dodge and making it look like suicide.
5/24/1958 Ep 115: Carmen
A secret Army payroll is stolen and two soldiers killed. The Major threatens Matt with marshal law if the thieves aren't caught. Matt suspects Jenny Lane, a new girl at the Long Branch of being involved.
5/31/1958 Ep 116: Overland Express
Matt and Chester track Nation for a killing in Dodge. Nation kills their horses then gives himself up. They wind up having to take a stage back to Dodge. Nation recognizes a man on the stage and helps Matt prevent a robbery.
6/7/1958 Ep 117: The Gentleman
Marcus France, a "Gentleman Gambler" comes to Dodge and falls in love with Bonnie Damon. Tiller Evans thinks Bonnie is his girl. Matt has to keep Tiller from killing France.
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9/13/1958 Ep 118: Matt for Murder
Matt resigns as Marshall after Tom Samples accuses Matt of killing an innocent man. However Doc, Matt and Matt's old friend Wild Bill Hickock come up with a plan that might clear Matt of this erroneous charge of murder.
9/20/1958 Ep 119: The Patsy
After a young man is shot in the back, people think it was young Fly Hoyt. Holly Fanshaw was the only person who saw the murder happen and she tells Matt that Fly Hoyt committed the murder The Older Brother (Joe Thorp)vows revenge for the murder of his Brother.
9/27/1958 Ep 120: Gunsmuggler
When renegade Pawnee Indians attack some local ranchers, Matt and Major Evans think that white gunrunners supplied the Renegades the rifles.
10/4/1958 Ep 121: Monopoly
A stranger by the name of Ivy comes to Dodge and proceeds to buy up all the local freight lines. Old Joe Trimble refuses to sell and soon afterwards his home is set on fire. Trimble's wife dies in the fire.
10/11/1958 Ep 122: Letter of the Law
When Matt is forced to serve an eviction notice on farmer Brandon Teek, Matt tries every way he can to help the farmer.
10/18/1958 Ep 123: Thoroughbreds
CK Portis comes to Dodge City and Matt is suspicious of him. Kitty sees him in a gunfight and claims she saw him draw first against two cowboys.
10/25/1958 Ep 124: Stage Hold-Up
Three men hold up the stage Marshall Dillon and Chester are riding on. One of the men kills a passenger. In Dodge the Marshall recognizes the voice of one of the robbers.
11/1/1958 Ep 125: Lost Rifle
Andy Spangler finds the body of Will Gibbs and suspects Ben Tiple of the murder. But Tiple is a good friend of Matt's and Ben denies murdering Gibbs. Matt tries to help Ben out.
11/8/1958 Ep 126: Land Deal
A man tries to swindle a group of immigrants with the promise of railroad land and then tries to run off with the wife of one the immigrants.
11/15/1958 Ep 127: Lynching Man
Bob Gringle and Ed Shelby lynch Hank Blenis and take his horse. Charlie Drain doesn't think Matt is doing a good enough job trying to find the lynchers and decides to do it himself.
11/22/1958 Ep 128: How to Kill a Friend
Ben Corden and Harry Duggan try to bribe Matt so they can run a crooked game. When the Marshall refuses they hire an old friend of Matt's (Toque Morlan) to kill him.
11/29/1958 Ep 129: Grass
Joe Carter and Earl Brant try scaring Harry Pope pretending to be Indians. Pope defends himself killing Carter so their boss Ned Curry wants revenge.
12/6/1958 Ep 130: The Cast
Shell Tucker is normally a friendly and peaceful sort of a man. When Shell Tucker's wife swallows a nail, Shell's son (Rufe Tucker) sends for Doc Adams; however, Doc is unable to save Mrs. Tucker from this illness. Since Matt knows that Shell Tucker dislikes Doctors, Matt thinks Shell might try and take the death of his wife out on Doc Adams.
12/13/1958 Ep 131: Robber Bridegroom
Jack Fitch, a down on his luck rancher, robs the stage and kidnaps Laura. They fall in love but Laura's fiance wants Jack killed.
12/20/1958 Ep 132: Snakebite
When two town troublemakers kill Poney Thompson's dog , Poney goes after the two men. When one of the men who shot and killed Poney's Dog is found dead, Matt and Chester suspect that Poney killed the man.
12/27/1958 Ep 133: Gypsum Hills Feud
Matt & Chester are hunting when Matt gets shot at. This puts him in the middle of a feud.
1/3/1959 Ep 134: Young Love
Rod Allison and Jim Box work for Jesse Wheat. Jim kills Jesse. Rod is in love with Jesse's widow Anna. Jim starts selling Anna's cattle and shoots Rod.
1/10/1959 Ep 135: Marshal Proudfoot
Matt goes along with a hoax when Chester's aging Uncle Wesley arrives for a visit. Wesley thinks Chester is the marshal and Dillion is his assistant.
1/17/1959 Ep 136: Passive Resistance
Joe Kell and Hank Voyles kill all Gideon Seek's sheep and burn his house but Gideon won't tell the Marshall who did it.
1/24/1959 Ep 137: Love of a Good Woman
Doc's nurse from the war, Abbie, comes to Dodge. So does Coney who's out to kill Matt for putting him in jail for 5 years. Coney gets sick and Abbie takes care of him.
1/31/1959 Ep 138: Jayhawkers
Dolph Quince (Jack Elam) sends Phil Jacks (Ken Curtis) into Dodge to bring Marshall Dillon out to their herd to help with Jayhawkers.
2/7/1959 Ep 139: Kitty's Rebellion
An old friend of the family comes to Dodge looking for Kitty, but when he finds out she's a saloon owner, he's dismayed. Intent on defending her honor wherever she is insulted, he nearly gets himself killed.
2/14/1959 Ep 140: Sky
While Chester is teaching Miss Kitty guitar playing and singing technics, the cowpokes at the Long Branch are making quite a fuss over Frog mouth Kate. Kate has a fondness for a younger man almost half her age (Billy Daunt).
2/21/1959 Ep 141: Doc Quits
When another doctor shows up in Dodge promising lower doctor's fees and miracle cures, Doc gets angry and many Dodge citizens think Doc Adams has quit as Dodge's doctor.
2/28/1959 Ep 142: The Bear
Joe Plummer is mad and jealous because his boss Mike Blocker is marrying Tilda. So he tries to frame Blocker for murder.
3/7/1959 Ep 143: The Coward
Gambler Ed Eby has a grudge against the Marshall and starts talking about how "big" someone would be if they were to kill Matt.
3/14/1959 Ep 144: The F.U.
When Onie Becker is shot down on the streets of Dodge after quarreling with Al Clovis in a poker game, everyone thinks Al Clovis committed the shooting. The plot thickens after Matt and Chester pursue Clovis on a train headed out of Dodge.
3/21/1959 Ep 145: Wind
Men at the Long Branch believe one of the "saloon girls" brings them luck at Blackjack. Matt's suspicious and tries to run her and the dealer out of Dodge when men start killing each other over her.
4/4/1959 Ep 146: Fawn
Matt rescues a white woman (who was let go by the Cheyene) and a child from buffalo hunters then has to protect her from her Boston husband.
4/11/1959 Ep 147: Renegade White
Matt goes after Ord Spencer for murder. He gets thrown by his horse and hits his head then gets kidnapped by the Cheyene.
4/18/1959 Ep 148: Murder Warrant
Lee Prentice is shot by Jake Harbin who has a dead or alive bogus murder warrant for him. Matt has to try and figure a way to keep him and Sherriff Ben Goddard from taking Lee back.
4/25/1959 Ep 149: Change of Heart
Bella Grant is brought to Dodge by Brisco Cass (Ken Curtis) to get Jerry Cass away from his ranch so his brother, Brisco, can claim the ranch as his own.
5/2/1959 Ep 150: Buffalo Hunter
When a Buffalo hunter dies from injuries from burning lead, Matt and Doc think that their boss (Jim Gatluf) might have had something to do with the man's dying.
5/9/1959 Ep 151: The Choice
Andy Hill comes to Dodge looking for a job. Matt finds out he's wanted for robbery but decides to take a chance on him.
5/16/1959 Ep 152: There Never Was a Horse
Gunman Kin Creed comes to Dodge and tries everything to get Matt into a gunfight.
5/23/1959 Ep 153: Print Asper
Lawyer Jay Rabb tries to cheat Print Asper out of his ranch. Print threatens to kill him unless he makes it right. When Rabb is shot he tells the Marshall that Print did it.
5/30/1959 Ep 154: The Constable
The businessmen of Dodge tell the Marshall to stay out of the town affairs while Texas cowboys come to town and hire a constable to deal with things.
6/6/1959 Ep 155: Blue Horse
Matt and Chester are taking a prisoner across the prairie when Matt's horse goes down and breaks Matt's leg. Chester rides for Dodge to get Doc leaving Matt alone with the prisoner. When the prisoner overpowers Matt, Blue Horse comes to Matt's rescue.
6/13/1959 Ep 156: Cheyennes
Matt and Chester come across a family murdered by renegade Cheyennes. The Cavalry arrests Matt by mistake then let him go. Matt goes after the gunrunners who sold the guns to the Indians.
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9/5/1959 Ep 157: Target
Danny Kader falls in love with a Gypsy camped on his father's land. Pa Kader (John Carradine) takes potshots at the Gypsies trying to force them off his land. Danny & Nayomi try to get away from both their families.
9/19/1959 Ep 158: Kitty's Injury
After Miss Kitty is injured from falling from a horse, Matt seeks help from some poor farmers. Matt determines early on that the Farmer (Raff Judson), his wife and son are strange people that will probably not offer any assistance in helping Miss Kitty When the Farmer refuses to help Matt and Kitty, Matt forces Raff Judson's son (Lootie) to go into Dodge to get Doc Adams.
9/26/1959 Ep 159: Horse Deal
Deesha accuses Emmett Bowers of stealing his horses. Bowers tells Matt he bought them. Slim and Jake Wirth have the same trouble. Matt must find the horse thief before a lynch mob forms.
10/3/1959 Ep 160: Johnny Red
Johnny Red asks the Marshall where the Crale ranch is. Says he's Mrs Crale's long lost son Billy. Matt doesn't think so because the War Dept said that Billy was killed at the Battle of Shilo.
10/10/1959 Ep 162: Tail to the Wind
Burke Reese and his son want Pezzy Nellar & his wife Cora to sell their farm but they don’t want to sell. Matt asks Pezzy to swear out a complaint against Reese and his son when Pezzy’s chicken coop gets burned but he says he can’t swear it was Reese.
10/17/1959 Ep 163: Annie Oakley
Kate wants her husband Jeff Kinsman to kill Ed Dolliver because she says Dolliver insulted her. When Jeff winds up dead Kate accuses Dolliver. Kate gets mad when Matt doesn’t arrest Dolliver and tells him she’ll make trouble if Matt doesn’t do something about it. Matt comes up with a plan to find out who really killed Jeff.
10/24/1959 Ep 161: Kangaroo
When a crazy man and his two sons whip a cowboy with a bullwhip almost killing the cowboy, Matt rescues the cowboy from the severe whipping. When Matt asks Chester to untie the cowboy, the man makes threats to punish Chester for his sinful ways. As Chester is walking home from the Long Branch, the man and his two sons kidnap Chester.
10/31/1959 Ep 164: Saludos
Matt and Chester find a young Indian woman (Sochi) on the prairie suffering from a gunshot wound. Matt and Chester take the young woman to Doc Adams for medical treatment, but the overall outlook for recovery does not look promising Once Matt hears that a white man shot the woman, Matt and Chester set after the man.
11/7/1959 Ep 165: Brother Whelp
Sted Rutgers comes back to Dodge after 3 years to find that his brother Tom married his girl Tassy. Now Sted wants to kill Tom.
11/14/1959 Ep 166: The Boots
Drunken ex-gunfighter Zeno promises 12 yr old orphan Tommy boots for his birthday. Gunfighter Hank Fergus who made Zeno lose his nerve comes back to Dodge to get Zeno to rob the General Store for him.
11/21/1959 Ep 167: Odd Man Out
Cyrus Tucker tells the Marshall his wife has disappeared. When Hody Peel shows up in town selling used women's clothes it looks like he had something to do with her disappearance.
11/28/1959 Ep 168: Miguel's Daughter
Two drunken cowboys assault Chavela (Miguel's Daughter). When they come to talk to her later, they hit her father and while running away Chavela falls and hits her head. Miguel says the law has to be by a man's own hands. Matt says that he is the law not Miguel.
12/5/1959 Ep 169: Box o' Rocks
Packy Roundtree changes his name and pretends to be dead because of his fear of Jed Crooder. He asks the Parson to bury a coffin to make everyone think he is dead but the coffin is nothing but a Box of Rocks.
12/12/1959 Ep 170: False Witness
Crep tells the Marshall he saw Tom murder a man. Tom is convicted on Crep's testimony and sentenced to hang. A couple weeks later Crep witnesses another murder.
12/19/1959 Ep 171: Tag, You're It
Hired killer Carl Killion comes to Dodge to kill Rusty but he didn't know Rusty was a woman.
12/26/1959 Ep 172: Thick 'n' Thin
Otie and Brace, who have a ranch together, start a feud with each other and both ask Matt to kick the other off. When they start shooting at each other Matt locks them up till they can settle their argument.
1/2/1960 Ep 173: Groat's Grudge
Lee, a Southerner, comes to Dodge to wait for Tom Haskins. Lee wants to kill him. Lee believes Haskins was responsible for burning Lee's house outside Atlanta and killing his wife during the Civil War.
1/9/1960 Ep 174: Big Tom
Ex-prize fighter Tom Burr decides to fight Hob Creel but Doc tells him he has a bad heart and it could kill him. Matt locks Tom up so he can't fight. Matt winds up fighting Creel instead.
1/16/1960 Ep 175: Till Death Do Us
Jezra Cobb is shot at but the man gets away. Kitty overhears a drifter named Puggy say that he was paid $300 to kill Jezra. Matt rides out to Jezra's ranch to talk to him but his wife insists they have a piece of pie first before going to see Jezra in the barn.
1/23/1960 Ep 176: The Tragedian
Edward, as washed up actor, gets caught cheating at cards. Matt gets him a job washing dishes but Edward steals money and gets drunk. Matt has Chester lock him up while he looks for the brother of a murder who's out to shoot him so his brother won't stand trial.
1/30/1960 Ep 177: Hinka Do
The new rootin tootin owner of "The Lady Gay" (Mamie) comes to Dodge and opens a saloon. When she opens the saloon, she lets the Dodge cowpokes know that she is very handy with a gun and will use that gun on any trouble makers in her saloon.
2/6/1960 Ep 178: Doc Judge
While Matt is away on business, Doc gets threatened by an ex-convict (Brice Harp) who claims that Doc Adams sentenced him to a long term in Prison. Doc tries to explain to the man that he was never a judge and has always been a doctor, but the man does not believe Doc.
2/13/1960 Ep 179: Moo Moo Raid
Tush (a cattle boss) accuses Bert (cattle boss of another herd) of murdering Onie Tucker & his cow. An all-out war is looming when Matt won't arrest Burt right away.
2/20/1960 Ep 180: Kitty's Killing
When an older gentlemen, Jacob Leech, comes into the Dodge jail house and tells Matt and Chester that he plans to kill a man named Ollie Radford, Matt puts Jacob Leech in the jail for the night to cool off.
2/27/1960 Ep 181: Jailbait Janet
A man his son and daughter hold up a train. The man kills a train employee to get some money to avenge the loss of the man's wife and everything they owned. Earlier the sparks from another train had set fire to the prairie where they lived in Newton, Ks. and caused their loss.
3/5/1960 Ep 182: Unwanted Deputy
Vince Wiley come to Dodge to try and make Marshall Dillon draw on him first so he can kill Matt "in self-defense". Wiley is not his real name and he wants the Marshall dead for killing his brother.
3/12/1960 Ep 183: Where'd They Go
When Jonas accuses Clint Dodie of robbing his store, Matt and Chester set out in the bitter cold go to Clint's farm to make an arrest. Once they arrive at Clint's farm, instead of making an arrest, Matt and Chester wind up doing most of Clint's farm chores.
3/26/1960 Ep 184: Crowbait Bob
When the greedy relatives of a dying man (Crowbait Bob)learn that he might be dying, they come to Dodge to grab anything of value they can get from the dying man. When his relatives find out that Bob has willed all of his possessions to Miss Kitty, they show their true hateful feelings about their relative, Crowbait Bob.
4/2/1960 Ep 185: Colleen So Green
A southern belle named Colleen comes to Dodge and charms her way through Dodge. Kitty is not charmed by the woman. She leaves Matt and Doc at Delmonicos in the middle of dinner, and the reason she gives is she's not going to watch them" Moon" over Colleen.
4/9/1960 Ep 186: The Ex-Urbanites
While Doc and Chester are traveling on the prairie, Doc is shot by some wolfers. Doc's gunshot wounds are serious enough where Chester is worried that Doc might die on the prairie. Chester not only has to remove the bullet from Doc, but he also has to fight off an attack by the wolfers.
4/16/1960 Ep 187: I Thee Wed
After Sam Hackett physically beats his wife on the streets of Dodge, Matt and Doc try to persuade Mrs. Hackett to prefer charges on her husband, but she refuses to do so. When Mrs. Hackett comes into Doc's office suffering from a beating she received from her husband, Matt decides to go after Sam Hackett.
4/23/1960 Ep 188: The Lady Killer
While Grant Lucas is in Dodge to testify in court against Cy Welch, Grant goes into the Long Branch for a drink. While Grant is at the Long Branch, he sets up a late night meeting with one of Miss Kitty's saloon girls, Mae Talmey. When Grant goes to Mae's house later that evening, Mae shoots Grant clamming that she thought Grant was trying to rob her; however, Matt does not believe Mae's story.
4/30/1960 Ep 189: Gentleman's Disagreement
Ed Beaudry comes to Dodge to kill Bert Wells for marrying Jeanne. When Beaudry turns up dead everyone thinks Bert did it. But when Tulsa starts buying drinks and shooting off his mouth Matt thinks different.
5/7/1960 Ep 190: Speak Me Fair
Matt, Doc, and Chester are out hunting when Matt finds an Indian boy half beaten to death. Matt and Chester go back out to prairie and split up looking for clues. Matt comes upon and Indian scout (Ken Curtis) and finds out the boy is the Kiowa Chief’s son. Matt and Chester find the men who were rustling Traych’s cattle and takes them by his ranch for identification and winds up finding out who beat up the boy.
5/14/1960 Ep 191: Belle's Back
Belle Ainsley comes back to Dodge after 3 years being with an outlaw. Belle tells Matt she left him for good. Matt gets suspicious when Belle's sister Phyllis goes missing from the Dodge House.
5/21/1960 Ep 192: The Bobsy Twins
A very bizarre episode about two brothers who have come West to kill Indians.
5/28/1960 Ep 193: Old Flame
Matt’s old flame Dolly Winters comes and asks Matt to help her find her husband Rad Meadows. Kitty’s suspicious of Dolly. Matt finds Rad but he’s not like Dolly said he was. Matt tells Dolly to leave town but instead she rides to Rad’s house.
6/4/1960 Ep 194: The Deserter
Corporal Janice takes off with the Army payroll after an ambush. Matt has to find his accomplice who no one got a look at. Matt gets a line on Janice and finds him. His father gets the drop on Matt and shoots Chester and holds them hostage at his house.
6/11/1960 Ep 195: Cherry Red
Red Larned comes to Dodge and tells Cherry Odell he’s going to marry her. Red is a special agent for a stagecoach line that was robbed by Slim Odell, Cherry’s husband. Red killed Slim during the robbery.
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9/3/1960 Ep 196: Friend's Pay-Off
Matt’s good friend Ab Butler sends a note to him saying he’s laying out near Cotton Well with a bullet in his back. Matt and Chester go to find him and bring him back to Dodge.
9/17/1960 Ep 197: The Blacksmith
German immigrant and town blacksmith, Emil Wolhter and his German mail order bride, Gretchen Mueller, are to be married. Matt, Doc and Chester along with Emil meet Gretchen at the stage station. Emil and Gretchen throw a big wedding party for all their friends in Dodge;however, not everyone in Dodge is friendly to Emil and Gretchen.
9/24/1960 Ep 198: Small Water
Matt & Chester are bringing in Leroy Finn to face murder charges. Leroy gets the drop on Chester during the night and Matt kills him. Matt & Chester go to Leroy's home to tell his father about what happened and to tell him to keep the rest of his sons out of Dodge.
10/1/1960 Ep 199: Say Uncle
Martin Nagel is a hard working store owner that has plans to build up his business and eventually leave the business to his son, Lee Nagel. When Martin Nagel is killed in a freak accident, Lee Nagel thinks that his Uncle (Hutch) did the killing.
10/8/1960 Ep 200: Shooting Stopover
While Matt and Chester are transporting a prisoner on a stage coach to Wichita, Matt learns that the stage is also carrying gold. Matt fears that outlaws might attack the stage for the gold. While at a stagecoach stopover, the outlaws attack the station.
10/15/1960 Ep 201: The Peace Officer
Stella (played by Susan Cummings) leaves Tascosa to escape her bad boyfriend Clegg Rawlins. Stella is shot when she tries to help Matt. Matt takes her to a rancher's cabin and takes care of her wound. Then brings her back to Dodge.
10/22/1960 Ep 202: Don Matteo
Garth Tabor makes threats after Bill Pence throws him out of the Long Branch for being rough with the ladies. Estaban Garcia (Matt’s old friend comes into Dodge looking for Matt and Tabor. Estaban wants to kill a man.
10/29/1960 Ep 203: The Worm
A buffalo hunter (Spadden) and his partner Ritchie come to Dodge City causing trouble. Spadden has the reputation for bullying other people and bullying his buffalo skinner, Ritchie. When Jim Cornet's friend is killed in a fight by Spadden, Spadden and Cornet have angry words.
11/12/1960 Ep 204: The Badge
Kitty leaves Dodge City after seeing Matt hurt again.
11/19/1960 Ep 205: Distant Drummer
While Marshall Matt Dillon is riding alone on a prairie road, he is shot and taken captive by two outlaws who at first wanted his horse.
11/26/1960 Ep 206: Ben Tolliver's Stud
Ben Tolliver quits working Jake Creed. Ben’s in love with Jake’s daughter Nancy. Jake accuses Ben of stealing one of his stud horses.
12/3/1960 Ep 207: No Chip
Hutch Dolan and his brothers cause trouble by putting their cattle on Jeff Mossman’s land. They cause more trouble but pouring flour onto Pete, Jeff’s son. When Jeff confronts the Dolan’s with a gun, Hutch shoots him. With Jeff in town at Doc's the Dolan's ride back to Mossman's ranch.
12/10/1960 Ep 208: The Wake
Gus Mather comes into Dodge and throws a big wake for a man named Orson Boggs Doc and Chester are suspicious of this whole wake situation, but Chester and Doc attend the wake nonetheless and partake of the free drinks. When Matt comes back to Dodge from his business trip, Chester informs Matt on what has been going on . Matt also thinks something strange is going on as well.
12/17/1960 Ep 209: The Cook
Sandy Keane takes over as the cook at Delmonico’s and suddenly the place is loaded with customers. One customer complains about his eggs and hits Sandy in the head with a plate. Sandy hits the man back and kills him.
12/24/1960 Ep 210: Old Fool
A scheming woman (Else Hedgepath), who is after the money and wealth of Hannibal Bass, makes a play for Hannibal, but runs into some serious, SERIOUS trouble though when she tangles with *MRS* Bass!
12/31/1960 Ep 211: Brother Love
Gus Blake is killed when Jonas’s store is robbed by one of the Cumber’s brothers. Matt has to figure out which brother it was Nate or Frank.
1/7/1961 Ep 212: Bad Sheriff
Ed Gance shoots his partner thinking he’s trying to back shoot him. James Hark and Bill Turloe catch Gance and pretend to bring him in for the reward. Matt and Chester meet them on the prairie and tell them they’ll all ride back to Dodge together.
1/14/1961 Ep 213: Unloaded Gun
When 2 outlaws shoot and kill a storekeeper and his young employee, Matt sets out on to the prairie to find the killers. When one of the killers (Red Lime) dies from a gunshot wound from Marshall Dillon's gun, the other outlaw (Joe Lime) vows revenge on Matt Dillon for killing his brother.
1/21/1961 Ep 214: Tall Trapper
Marv Rowley and his wife Tassie stop for the night and camp with a trapper named Ben. Marv comes into Dodge for a doctor saying his wife is sick but when Doc gets there he discovers she was beaten to death. Rowley accuses Ben. When Matt gets to the wagon her body is gone.
1/28/1961 Ep 215: Love Thy Neighbor
12 yr old Pete Scooper dies after tearing his leg on barbed wire and getting blood poisoning. Leroy Galloway and his son chased Pete thinking he stole a sack of potatoes. Ben Scooper and his other son Harley come gunning for the Galloways. A bloody feud ensues with no winners.
2/4/1961 Ep 216: Bad Seed
Trudy Trainer sneaks into Matt’s camp and tries to steal some meat. Trudy ran away from home and Matt tells her he’s bringing her back in the morning. Matt decides to bring Trudy to Dodge then the trouble begins.
2/11/1961 Ep 217: Kitty Shot
Kitty is shot by a man named Bayloe. Matt goes after Bayloe and catches him but while trying to bring him back to Dodge, they keep getting shot at.
2/25/1961 Ep 218: About Chester
Matt and Chester go looking for Doc who’s missing. Chester’s horse comes up lame and when he comes upon a small ranch he gets taken prisoner.
3/4/1961 Ep 219: Harriet
Harriet’s father is murdered out on the prairie and she walks 40 miles to Dodge. She lies to the Marshal about what happened out on the prairie then gets a job at the Long Branch to look for the men who murdered her dad.
3/11/1961 Ep 220: Potshot
Hutch Dawkins sets off firecrackers in front of the Long Branch. Chester gets shot by a man hiding in the alley. Matt thinks its bank robbers trying to get him. Matt gets the robbers but they didn’t shoot Chester. Kitty thinks Hutch might have shot Chester.
3/18/1961 Ep 221: Old Faces
Tilda and Tom Cook come to Dodge. Ed Ivers and Varden start trouble with Tom at the Long Branch. Tom is going to face Ivers in a gunfight until Tilda tells Tom the truth about her past. Ivers eggs Tom into a fight anyway.
3/25/1961 Ep 222: Big Man
Pat Swarmer gives Kitty a hard time at the Long Branch. Matt comes in and hits Pat and makes him leave but Swarmer says he’ll be back and get Kitty. When Pat is beaten to death Jud, who was drunk at the time, thinks he saw the Marshal do it. Matt has to prove it wasn’t him that did it.
4/1/1961 Ep 223: Little Girl
Matt & Chester come upon a burning house. A man is dead but his step daughter is alive and now orphaned.
4/8/1961 Ep 224: Stolen Horses
Jim is murdered and his horses stolen. After burying Jim, Matt and Chester go looking for Thibault, the man who did it. The trail they pick-up leads to a Kiowa camp where they find the stolen horses.
4/15/1961 Ep 225: Minnie
Rough and rowdy Minnie comes to Dodge City and sets her designs on Doc Adams much to the delight of Matt, Chester and Kitty.
4/22/1961 Ep 226: Bless Me Till I Die
Cole Treadwell and his wife get into Dodge and Nate Bush tries to run them out of town. Cole is studying to become a doctor. Bush continues to bother the Treadwells and threatens everyone who helps them. Cole is hiding a secret.
4/29/1961 Ep 227: Long Hours, Short Pay
Matt is on the trail of a gunrunner and catches him. However the Indians catch Matt and take him prisoner and release the gunrunner.
5/6/1961 Ep 228: Hard Virtue
Hot tempered Andy Coe and his wife want to sell their wagon to Moss but can’t when Ed Fallon’s team spooks and crashes into their wagon. Fallon pays for the broken wagon and gives Andy a job. Fallon is sweet on Andy’s wife.
5/13/1961 Ep 229: The Imposter
Sheriff Ab Stringer from Miami, TX. sends Matt a telegram asking for help with a prisoner. Turns out he’s looking for Rob Curtain who isn’t who he says he is but neither is the Sheriff.
5/20/1961 Ep 230: Chester's Dilemma
Edna Walsh comes to Dodge. Chester gets her a job at Jonas’s store. Edna steals a letter meant for the Marshal. Chester has to make a decision on how to handle it.
5/27/1961 Ep 231: The Love of Money
Nate Tatum, an ex-U.S. Marshal, stops in Dodge to say hi to Matt. Nate is killed, shot in the back and Matt thinks Bonnie, the new girl at the Long Branch might have something to do with it.
6/3/1961 Ep 232: Melinda Miles
Tom Potter is courting Melinda Miles. When Roy Tayloe is killed Melinda’s dad thinks Tom did it but Melinda gives Tom an alibi.
6/17/1961 Ep 233: Colorado Sheriff
Matt and Chester find Rod Ellison out on the prairie with bullet in his back. When Ben Whitter shows up with a bullet in his shoulder, Matt thinks it might be the man shooting at them out on the prairie. Whitter says he’s a deputy from Colorado and he’s been trailing Ellison.
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9/30/1961 Ep 234: Perce
An outlaw named Perce McCall helps Matt fend off three gunmen, much to everyone's surprise.
10/7/1961 Ep 235: Old Yellow Boots
A fortune-hunting cowboy engaged to a wealthy woman is suspected of murdering her brother, who objected to their union.
10/14/1961 Ep 236: Miss Kitty
When Kitty takes a young boy off the stagecoach one night, Matt attempts to figure out his identity.
10/21/1961 Ep 237: Harper's Blood
A man tries to balance the bad blood between his sons upon learning that his wife's grandfather was a murderer.
10/28/1961 Ep 238: All That
A rancher tries to save his property from foreclosure.
11/4/1961 Ep 239: Long, Long Trail
Matt accompanies a young woman on a treacherous journey across the desert, where the pair must brave sandstorms, thirst and Indians.
11/11/1961 Ep 240: The Squaw
A young man is unwelcoming toward the young Indian bride his father brings home.
11/18/1961 Ep 241: Chesterland
Chester purchases a piece of land when he gets engaged.
11/25/1961 Ep 242: Milly
Milly Glover decides to marry the first available man in order to support herself and her brother.
12/2/1961 Ep 243: Indian Ford
Matt helps an Indian-hating officer find a white girl, hoping the search will not end in violence.
12/9/1961 Ep 244: Apprentice Doc
Doc is kidnapped by a gang of outlaws to treat one of their own.
12/16/1961 Ep 245: Nina's Revenge
Nina Sharky hatches a plan to get away from her tight-fisted father and fortune-hunting husband.
12/23/1961 Ep 246: Marry Me
Billy Cathcart tries to find a woman for his big brother because family custom dictates that the oldest marries first.
12/30/1961 Ep 247: A Man a Day
Outlaws threaten to kill one person every day until Matt gets out of town.
1/6/1962 Ep 248: The Do-Badder
A pair of drifters plot to ambush a prospector who's on his way to Dodge after striking big.
1/13/1962 Ep 249: Lacey
A man is suspected of murdering his fiancée's father.
1/20/1962 Ep 250: Cody's Code
A wounded outlaw jeopardizes Cody Durham's courtship with Rose Loring.
1/27/1962 Ep 251: Old Dan
Doc tries to keep an alcoholic off the bottle.
2/10/1962 Ep 252: Catawomper
A woman tries to make her boyfriend jealous when she's had enough of his attitude.
2/17/1962 Ep 253: Half Straight
Matt is stalked by a hired killer.
2/24/1962 Ep 254: He Learned About Women
Matt goes after a band of comancheros that raided a camp and kidnapped a girl.
3/3/1962 Ep 255: The Gallows
Matt is certain that the convicted murderer he's taking to the gallows is innocent.
3/10/1962 Ep 256: Reprisal
A woman plots her revenge on Matt for killing her husband in a gunfight.
3/17/1962 Ep 257: Coventry
When a man and his expectant wife are stranded on the prairie, their only hope—a man ostracized by the community—is unwilling to help them.
3/24/1962 Ep 258: The Widow
A widow arrives in Dodge to witness the shenanigans of town drunk Emil Peck.
3/31/1962 Ep 259: Durham Bull
A gang's luck turns around when they come to Dodge.
4/7/1962 Ep 260: Wagon Girls
Matt meets a mail-order bride on the prairie who claims she's trying to run away from a ruthless wagon master.
4/14/1962 Ep 261: The Dealer
A woman resents her suitor more than ever when he kills her father in self-defense.
4/21/1962 Ep 262: The Summons
An outlaw kills his partner thinking he will get a huge reward.
4/28/1962 Ep 263: The Dreamers
A miner tries to use his new-found wealth to win over Kitty.
5/5/1962 Ep 264: Cale
A young rider is wounded when he's suspected of being a horse thief's accomplice.
5/12/1962 Ep 265: Chester's Indian
While on a fishing trip, Chester shoots an Indian who was courting a white teenage girl, whom Matt then tries to save from her ruthless father.
5/19/1962 Ep 266: The Prisoner
A military prison escapee shows up in Dodge.
5/26/1962 Ep 267: The Boys
A snake-oil pitchman hatches a scheme to swindle the citizens of Dodge.
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9/15/1962 Ep 268: The Search
A suspected horse thief tries to survive in the wilderness when he gets hurt fleeing from his pursuers.
9/22/1962 Ep 269: Call Me Dodie
Matt meets a girl who ran away from an orphanage that functions like a prison.
9/29/1962 Ep 270: Quint Asper Comes Home
A halfbreed named Quint Asper vows revenge on all white men when a pair of drifters kills his father and threatens his mother.
10/6/1962 Ep 271: Root Down
A woman attempts to lure Chester into marriage.
10/13/1962 Ep 272: Jenny
An outlaw's girl takes a shine to Matt.
10/20/1962 Ep 273: Collie's Free
After spending eight years in prison, Collie Patten plots his revenge on Matt.
10/27/1962 Ep 274: The Ditch
Matt tries to prevent a range war as a rancher takes steps to cut off the homesteaders' water supply.
11/3/1962 Ep 275: The Trappers
The friendship between two trappers is ruined when one leaves the other to die during an Indian attack.
11/10/1962 Ep 276: Phoebe Strunk
Phoebe Strunk and her murderous clan terrorize Dodge.
11/17/1962 Ep 277: The Hunger
Matt comes to the rescue when a father and son abuse the mother and daughter.
11/24/1962 Ep 278: Abe Blocker
Matt pursues a frontiersman who's using force to take homesteaders' land.
12/1/1962 Ep 279: The Way It Is
Kitty meets an injured traveler after Matt breaks a date with her.
12/8/1962 Ep 280: Us Haggens
Matt hunts down outlaw Black Jack Haggen, assisted by the killer's nephew, Festus, who has his own reasons for wanting to find his uncle.
12/15/1962 Ep 281: Uncle Sunday
When his uncle comes to visit, Chester's plan to shorten his stay doesn't exactly work out.
12/22/1962 Ep 282: False Front
A gambler makes a bet that a man who's never used a gun can pass as a gunslinger.
12/29/1962 Ep 283: Old Comrade
A fall guy learns that his father, a general, is dying.
1/5/1963 Ep 284: Louis Pheeters
The town drunk witnesses a man killing his wife's alleged lover.
1/12/1963 Ep 285: The Renegades
Quint tries to convince an Army officer that white renegades are responsible for starting the latest Indian uprising.
1/19/1963 Ep 286: Cotter's Girl
Matt attempts to civilize a teenage mountain girl.
1/26/1963 Ep 287: The Bad One
Matt investigates why a woman refuses to identify a stagecoach robber.
2/2/1963 Ep 288: The Cousin
Matt's foster brother forces him into a showdown.
2/9/1963 Ep 289: Shona
As the citizens of Dodge deal with the strain of Indian raids, a farmer brings his ailing Indian wife into town for treatment.
2/16/1963 Ep 290: Ash
The friendship between business partners is jeopardized when one of them sustains a head injury, changing his personality.
2/23/1963 Ep 291: Blind Man's Bluff
Matt must rely on his wits and instincts when he goes blind while on the prairie.
3/1/1963 Ep 292: Quint's Indian
Quint is accused of horse theft and beaten by a group of vigilantes.
3/8/1963 Ep 293: Anybody Can Kill a Marshal
A pair of outlaws hire a drifter to do what they couldn't: kill Matt Dillon.
3/16/1963 Ep 294: Two of a Kind
Matt gets caught in the middle of a feud between two immigrants.
3/23/1963 Ep 295: I Call Him Wonder
The citizens of Dodge refuse to hire a drifter because he's decided to look after an orphaned Indian boy.
3/30/1963 Ep 296: With a Smile
A powerful rancher's spoiled son gets violent when a pretty girl rebuffs his affections.
4/6/1963 Ep 297: The Far Places
Matt tries to ease the tension between a rancher and her son.
4/13/1963 Ep 298: Panacea Sykes
Elderly Panacea Sykes is a conniving thief bent on robbing Kitty.
4/20/1963 Ep 299: Tell Chester
A girl Chester likes has no idea that the man she has her eye on is already married.
4/27/1963 Ep 300: Quint-Cident
Quint incurs the wrath of a widow he turned down.
5/4/1963 Ep 301: Old York
Matt comes face to face with the outlaw who saved his life long ago.
5/11/1963 Ep 302: Daddy Went Away
A widow returns Chester's affections.
5/18/1963 Ep 303: The Odyssey of Jubal Tanner
A saloon girl and a drifter team up to find the man who did them both wrong.
5/25/1963 Ep 304: Jeb
A man buys an allegedly stolen horse from a farm boy, which proves to be a big mistake.
6/1/1963 Ep 305: The Quest for Asa Janin
Convinced that Dave Ingalls is innocent of murder, Matt sets out to find the real killer before Ingalls is wrongfully hanged.
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9/28/1963 Ep 306: Kate Heller
A young man commits murder and ambushes Matt.
10/5/1963 Ep 307: Lover Boy
A ladies' man takes up with a married woman.
10/12/1963 Ep 308: Legends Don't Sleep
After getting out of prison, an infamous gunman meets a cocky young man eager to cash in on his reputation.
10/19/1963 Ep 309: Tobe
Tobe Hostader befriends a saloon girl whose ex-boyfriend is near.
10/26/1963 Ep 310: Easy Come
Elmo Sippy may seem polite on the outside, but he's a murderer on the inside.
11/2/1963 Ep 311: My Sister's Keeper
A grief-stricken widower gets a job as a hired hand for two sisters.
11/9/1963 Ep 312: Quint's Trail
Quint guides a family on a hazardous trail to Oregon.
11/16/1963 Ep 313: Carter Caper
After a man gets beaten up for trying to steal a horse, he plots his revenge.
11/30/1963 Ep 314: Ex-Con
An ex-convict comes to Dodge with the intention of shooting Matt dead.
12/7/1963 Ep 315: Extradition: Part 1
Matt tracks an accused murderer to Texas.
12/14/1963 Ep 316: Extradition: Part 2
Thrown into a Mexican prison, Matt tries to convince the authorities that he is a U.S. marshal.
12/21/1963 Ep 317: The Magician
A traveling medicine man is accused of cheating at cards.
12/28/1963 Ep 318: Pa Hack's Brood
The patriarch of the Hack family has a vested interest in trying to get his daughter to marry a farmer's son.
1/4/1964 Ep 319: The Glory and the Mud
A young man tries to make a name for himself as a fast draw when Matt turns him down as deputy.
1/11/1964 Ep 320: Dry Well
A recently married woman takes the first opportunity to welcome a stranger into her home.
1/18/1964 Ep 321: Prairie Wolfer
Someone or something is slaughtering cattle.
1/25/1964 Ep 322: Friend
Matt heads to a nearby town to investigate a friend's death.
2/1/1964 Ep 323: Once a Haggen
A friend of Festus' is accused of murdering the man who bested them at poker.
2/8/1964 Ep 324: No Hands
Doc is threatened by the Ginnis clan when he fails to respond quickly to their demands for treatment.
2/15/1964 Ep 325: May Blossom
Festus' cousin, May Blossom, comes to town to marry him, honoring a pact between their fathers.
2/22/1964 Ep 326: The Bassops
A family finds Matt and a prisoner handcuffed to one another—with the prisoner claiming to be the marshal.
2/29/1964 Ep 327: The Kite
Matt must stop a killer from realizing his victim's daughter was a witness.
3/7/1964 Ep 328: Comanches is Soft
After spending a wild night in Wichita, Quint and Festus deal with a saloon girl who claims they invited her to Dodge.
3/14/1964 Ep 329: Father's Love
A woman learns that the man who tried to have his way with her is her husband's uncle.
3/21/1964 Ep 330: Now That April's Here
The only ones who believe Festus' girlfriend witnessed a murder are the killers themselves.
3/28/1964 Ep 331: Caleb
Having grown tired of farming, Caleb Marr comes to Dodge in search of adventure.
4/4/1964 Ep 332: Owney Tupper Had a Daughter
Owney Tupper decides to take action when he's forced to give up custody of his daughter.
4/11/1964 Ep 333: Bently
Chester doubts a man's deathbed murder confession, so he sets out to find the real killer.
4/18/1964 Ep 334: Kitty Cornered
A rival saloon owner forces Kitty into a deadly competition.
4/25/1964 Ep 335: The Promoter
An ex-farmer decides to become a fight promoter to make his fortune.
5/2/1964 Ep 336: Trip West
A timid bank clerk goes through a surprising change in personality when he's told he only has a short time to live.
5/9/1964 Ep 337: Scot Free
Rob Scot leaves his family and prepares to start a new life with Nora Brand—after they dispose of her husband's body.
5/16/1964 Ep 338: The Warden
Festus protects a young Indian maiden from a farmer who bought her from her father.
5/23/1964 Ep 339: Homecoming
The ex-husband of Hector Lowell's wife claims that the Lowells' home, land and business belong to him.
5/30/1964 Ep 340: The Other Half
A love triangle between a girl and twin brothers turns tragic.
6/6/1964 Ep 341: Journey for Three
A stranger accompanies two brothers on their trip to California.
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9/26/1964 Ep 342: Blue Heaven
A young man and a fugitive team up as they run from their respective pursuers.
10/3/1964 Ep 343: Crooked Mile
A girl's whip-wielding father does not approve of her romance with Quint.
10/10/1964 Ep 344: Old Man
Matt searches for the real killer of Joe Silva when an old man is framed for the crime.
10/17/1964 Ep 345: The Violators
When someone is scalped in Dodge, the townsfolk are eager to blame the Indians.
10/24/1964 Ep 346: Doctor's Wife
When a new doctor arrives in Dodge, his wife starts a smear campaign against Doc Adams.
10/31/1964 Ep 347: Take Her, She's Cheap
A grateful family wants Matt to marry their daughter.
11/7/1964 Ep 348: Help Me Kitty
Kitty and an unmarried expectant mother end up stranded in the desert when bandits attack their stagecoach.
11/14/1964 Ep 349: Hung High
A lawman-hater causes trouble for Matt and a retired marshal.
11/21/1964 Ep 350: Jonah Hutchinson
After spending 30 years in prison, Jonah Hutchinson sets out to rebuild his ranching empire.
11/28/1964 Ep 351: Big Man, Big Target
A wanted criminal in love with a married woman succeeds in getting her husband out of the picture—with unexpected ramifications.
12/5/1964 Ep 352: Chicken
A meek man is given credit for killing four outlaws.
12/12/1964 Ep 353: Innocence
The hatred between two men is intensified by their affections for the same girl.
12/19/1964 Ep 354: Aunt Thede
Festus' Aunt Thede and a young woman named Ivy Norton both seek to get married.
12/26/1964 Ep 355: Hammerhead
When a wealthy gambler comes to Dodge to buy horses, rival traders race to demonstrate the speed of their steeds.
1/2/1965 Ep 356: Double Entry
Brad McCain tries to take advantage of his friendship with Matt.
1/9/1965 Ep 357: Run, Sheep, Run
A man causes trouble for a young couple when he buys a ranch from them but refuses to pay for a year.
1/16/1965 Ep 358: Deputy Festus
Festus, now Matt's deputy, learns that the drunken trappers he put in jail are his cousins.
1/23/1965 Ep 359: One Killer on Ice
Two bounty hunters talk Matt into protecting them and their prisoner from ambush.
1/30/1965 Ep 360: Chief Joseph
A desperately ill chief causes tension when he lodges in the Dodge House.
2/6/1965 Ep 361: Circus Trick
Festus' girlfriend joins a circus troupe.
2/13/1965 Ep 362: Song for Dying
A carefree minstrel faces the wrath of the vengeful Lukens clan.
2/20/1965 Ep 363: Winner Take All
Matt intervenes when an intense feud between the Renner brothers reaches its breaking point.
2/27/1965 Ep 364: Eliab's Aim
Festus' nephew Eliab comes gunning for him.
3/6/1965 Ep 365: Thursday's Child
Doc falls for a woman who seems to be haunted by her past.
3/13/1965 Ep 366: Breckinridge
A lawyer from the east questions Matt's every move.
3/20/1965 Ep 367: Bank Baby
Bert Clum plots to rob pilgrim families in nearby camps.
3/27/1965 Ep 368: The Lady
A woman who used to be rich takes a job at the Long Branch while she and her niece are on their way to San Francisco.
4/3/1965 Ep 369: Dry Road to Nowhere
Matt investigates why a gunman is stalking a temperance preacher.
4/10/1965 Ep 370: Twenty Miles from Dodge
A gang of outlaws abducts Kitty and her fellow stagecoach passengers.
4/17/1965 Ep 371: The Pariah
An immigrant's life improves after he kills an outlaw—at least for a while.
4/24/1965 Ep 372: Gilt Guilt
Doc treats a woman and her son for scurvy.
5/1/1965 Ep 373: Bad Lady from Brookline
A woman tries to raise her son in Dodge after her husband is killed in a gunfight.
5/8/1965 Ep 374: Two Tall Men
Matt faces fear and hostility in Ridge Town where he investigates an old murder case.
5/15/1965 Ep 375: Honey Pot
Newcomer Ben Stack makes a play for saloon girl Honey Dare.
5/22/1965 Ep 376: The New Society
A cowboy admires a buffalo hunter too much to admit that the man also is a thief.
5/29/1965 Ep 377: He Who Steals
Festus goes after the bandits who robbed and assaulted Doc.
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9/18/1965 Ep 378: Seven Hours to Dawn
A treacherous gang of outlaws takes over Dodge.
9/25/1965 Ep 379: The Storm
A buffalo hunter is sentenced to be hanged for a murder he didn't commit, the real culprits being the sons of Matt's old friend, Adam Benteen.
10/2/1965 Ep 380: Clayton Thaddeus Greenwood
Thad Greenwood trails the four tough guys who caused his father to have a fatal heart attack.
10/9/1965 Ep 381: Ten Little Indians
Matt must out who hired the gunfighters he's been facing in and out of Dodge.
10/16/1965 Ep 382: Taps for Old Jeb
Prospector Jeb Carter hires a bodyguard to protect his gold after years of searching finally pay off.
10/23/1965 Ep 383: Kioga
A young wounded Indian hunts down the fur trader who killed his father and attacked his sister.
10/30/1965 Ep 384: The Bounty Hunter
A bounty hunter comes out of retirement to find the man who murdered a rich rancher's son.
11/6/1965 Ep 385: The Reward
A convicted gold-mine swindler gets out of prison to resume mining—with money he's accused of stealing.
11/13/1965 Ep 386: Malachi
Town drunk Malachi Harper poses as marshal just to impress his brother.
11/20/1965 Ep 387: The Pretender
The Dano brothers return home from prison to a dying mother and a bitter father.
11/27/1965 Ep 388: South Wind
A boy goes into hiding after witnessing his father's murder.
12/4/1965 Ep 389: The Hostage
Four convicts take Matt hostage on their way to Mexico.
12/11/1965 Ep 390: Outlaw's Woman
Matt is surprised to see that the fleeing train robber he shot is a woman.
12/18/1965 Ep 391: The Avengers
A judge and his two sons plot their revenge when they suspect Festus and Kitty of murdering a member of their family.
12/25/1965 Ep 392: Gold Mine
Kitty meets a young mute boy in a rough mining town where she's come to claim a gold mine.
1/8/1966 Ep 393: Death Watch
Matt attempts to protect a wounded outlaw from a pair of bounty hunters.
1/15/1966 Ep 394: Sweet Billy, Singer of Songs
Festus' nephew, Billy, comes to Dodge to find a wife.
1/22/1966 Ep 395: The Raid: Part 1
A band out of outlaws terrorize Dodge.
1/29/1966 Ep 396: The Raid: Part 2
Outlaws take Doc hostage after they rob the bank and set Dodge on fire.
2/5/1966 Ep 397: Killer at Large
Festus flees Dodge after killing a medicine show sharpshooter in a gunfight.
2/12/1966 Ep 398: My Father's Guitar
A wanderer believes his father's guitar is worth killing for.
2/19/1966 Ep 399: Wishbone
Matt goes after three bandits who robbed a stagecoach and killed the driver and guard.
2/26/1966 Ep 400: Sanctuary
A bank robber takes refuge in a church, holding the pastor and two women hostage.
3/5/1966 Ep 401: Honor Before Justice
An Indian girl's father is sentenced to die for a murder he didn't commit.
3/12/1966 Ep 402: The Brothers
Matt captures a young outlaw, who waits for his brother to free him.
3/19/1966 Ep 403: Which Doctor
Buffalo hunters kidnap Doc and Festus.
3/26/1966 Ep 404: Harvest
Ben Payson's daughter falls for one of the Scottish homesteaders who have threatened to take his land.
4/9/1966 Ep 405: By Line
Despite his illiteracy, Festus becomes a reporter for Dodge's new paper.
4/16/1966 Ep 406: Treasure of John Walking Fox
A hunter and his companion are taunted by the bigoted townspeople of Dodge.
4/23/1966 Ep 407: My Father, My Son
A gunslinger kills a young man out to gain a reputation, and then faces the wrath of the dead man's family.
4/30/1966 Ep 408: Parson Comes to Town
A stranger wearing a murdered preacher's coat causes tension in Dodge when he announces his intention to watch someone die.
5/7/1966 Ep 409: Prime of Life
Young Kyle Stoner is involved with a pair of thieves who beat up Festus.
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9/17/1966 Ep 410: Snap Decision
Disturbed over being forced to kill a prisoner who was trying to save his life, Matt Dillion turns in his badge.
9/24/1966 Ep 411: The Goldtakers
A gang of thieves commandeers the Dodge City blacksmith shop to divide a gigantic bar of gold.
10/1/1966 Ep 412: The Jailer
Six years after her husband's hanging, Ma Stone plots her revenge against Matt Dillon by first kidnapping Kitty to use as a lure and then jailing Matt with the intention to hang him.
10/8/1966 Ep 413: The Mission
Marshal Dillon is helped by an apparently friendly young runaway who later faces him as a deadly adversary.
10/15/1966 Ep 414: The Good People
A respectable rancher and his son hang an innocent man and allow a bewhiskered bounty hunter to go on trial for the murder.
10/22/1966 Ep 415: Gunfighter, R.I.P.
When hired gunslinger Joe Bascome balks at his obligation to kill Matt Dillon, his employers, the Douglas brothers, are not pleased.
10/29/1966 Ep 416: The Wrong Man
Hootie Kyle is a poor but honest farmer whose credit has run out. Matt Dillon and Festus lend him some money, only to be swindled out of it in a poker game. Later, Hootie gets circumstantially framed for the murder of the card shark who swindled him.
11/12/1966 Ep 417: The Whispering Tree
After eight years in a prison for robbery, a farmer returns home and hopes to find the stolen fortune he had buried under a tree.
11/19/1966 Ep 418: The Well
All of Dodge City is suffering from a drought. A rainmaker (Guy Raymond) tries to put an end to it before the town's public well, their last source of water, runs dry.
11/26/1966 Ep 419: Stage Stop
Doc Adams takes up arms to defend a gold shipment from bandits, first during a stagecoach ambush and then at a weigh station. He is aided by a blind man and a wounded man in the battle against the bandits.
12/3/1966 Ep 420: The Newcomers
Lars Karlgren, a Scandinavian immigrant and his teenage son, Petter, find the west even wilder than they had imagined when they settle in Dodge City. Petter gets framed for the murder of a man who was picking a fight with him.
12/10/1966 Ep 421: Quaker Girl
The identity of a criminal is confused with that of Deputy Marshal Thad when a Quaker party rescues the pair from a do-or-die fight.
12/17/1966 Ep 422: The Moonstone
A young farmer's former partner-in-crime, girlfriend and slow-witted brother figure in the discovery of his forgotten past.
12/24/1966 Ep 423: Champion of the World
Bull Bannock (Alan Hale), retired heavyweight champion of the world, attempts to make a home for himself in Dodge City, and tries to buy Miss Kitty's Longbranch Saloon.
12/31/1966 Ep 424: The Hanging
To Marshal Matt Dillon and his deputies falls their grimmest task in many years—the hanging of a ruthless gunman.
1/7/1967 Ep 425: Saturday Night
A vengeful prisoner poses a continual threat to the life of Marshal Matt Dillon.
1/14/1967 Ep 426: Mad Dog
Festus Haggen is mistaken for a hired gunman and offered $300 to fight and run out of town the three sons of a man his cousin is accused of killing.
1/21/1967 Ep 427: Muley
A young gunman (Zalman King) falls for one of Kitty's saloon girls (Lane Bradbury) while waiting to kill Marshal Matt Dillon and rob the bank.
1/28/1967 Ep 428: Mail Drop
A boy (Eddie Hodges) comes to Dodge City in search of his father, only to learn that he is a wanted criminal.
2/4/1967 Ep 429: Old Friend
An embittered lawman (Fritz Weaver) seeks revenge against the men who destroyed his town and took away his wife.
2/11/1967 Ep 430: Fandango
Matt Dillon tries to bring a man to justice despite the onslaught of a crazed, vengeful lawman wishing to exact his own revenge.
2/18/1967 Ep 431: The Returning
After eight years as a down-on-his-luck farmer, husband and father, a reformed outlaw (Michael Ansara) tries to make ends meet by rejoining his old gang to rob the Dodge City freight office.
2/25/1967 Ep 432: The Lure
Private detectives use Kitty and the daughter (Kim Darby) of an outlaw to trap the girl's fugitive father (Stephen McNally).
3/4/1967 Ep 433: Noose of Gold
Deputy District Attorney Shephard will do anything to further his career, including having outlaw John Farron killed, rather than giving him the chance to turn himself in.
3/11/1967 Ep 434: The Favor
Kitty's conscience is torn between her sense of obligation to a man who saved her life (James Daly) and her concern for the law and Marshal Matt Dillon.
3/18/1967 Ep 435: Mistaken Identity
Outlaw Ed Carstairs trades identities with a man dying of a snakebite wound. He is surprised, however, when the man is brought into Dodge and seems to be recovering.
3/25/1967 Ep 436: Ladies from St. Louis
A group of traveling nuns nurse the wounds of outlaw Worth Sweeney, who was injured while defending them from his partners.
4/8/1967 Ep 437: Nitro!: Part 1
Down-on-his-luck drifter George is offered the dangerous but profitable job of mixing nitroglycerine for outlaws who are using it to rob banks. George also falls in love with a saloon girl and begins a business venture with his earnings.
4/15/1967 Ep 438: Nitro!: Part 2
George wants to quit making the nitro, feeling that his luck is running out, but his outlaw partners won't let him.
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9/11/1967 Ep 439: The Wreckers
In a moment of quick wit, Kitty has Matt switch identities with an injured outlaw, fooling the man's gang into believing they can extort money from Dodge in exchange for Matt's life.
9/18/1967 Ep 440: Cattle Barons
Feuding cattle barons are headed to Dodge City from opposite directions for a showdown.
9/25/1967 Ep 441: The Prodigal
Amos and William Cole come to Dodge to find the back-shooting killer of their outlaw father, who was murdered many years before.
10/2/1967 Ep 442: Vengeance: Part 1
Bob Johnson, Zack Johnson and Floyd Binnes are accused of cattle rustling by Parker, a powerful land baron. Floyd is killed while being dragged behind a horse, Zack is crippled by a horse stomping on him and Bob is beaten.
10/9/1967 Ep 443: Vengeance: Part 2
Matt goes after Bob Johnson, who is planning to kill Parker to avenge the death of his friends.
10/16/1967 Ep 444: A Hat
Tough Texas cattleman Red Conniston is headed to Dodge to kill Clint Sorils, who killed Conniston's son, Ben, in a gunfight.
10/23/1967 Ep 445: Hard Luck Henry
In this comedic episode, Festus tries to get a box full of gold coins away from his relatives and back to Dodge. The Dooleys, who are feuding with the Haggens, are also trying to get their hands on the box.
10/30/1967 Ep 446: Major Glory
Two deserting soldiers stab their hated sergeant and frame Festus for the crime.
11/6/1967 Ep 447: The Pillagers
Kitty and fellow traveling passenger Newly O'Brien are captured by Mexican outlaw Manez and his gang.
11/13/1967 Ep 448: Prairie Wolfer
Two prairie wolfers steal money from Dolan, a hardened storekeeper. When one tries to give it back trouble starts.
11/20/1967 Ep 449: Stranger in Town
Professional gunman Dave Reeves comes to Dodge for an assignment: kill his ex-wife's new husband-to-be.
11/27/1967 Ep 450: Death Train
A group of wealthy passengers on a private railroad car are quarantined in Dodge.
12/4/1967 Ep 451: Rope Fever
Falsely jailed on charges of murder and bank robbery, Festus is ordered to lead an aging sheriff and his zealous deputy to the missing loot.
12/18/1967 Ep 452: Wonder
Drfter Jud Pryor tries to clear his name of murder; meanwhile, the two brothers of his girlfriend are planning to kill him.
12/25/1967 Ep 453: Baker's Dozen
Three baby boys are born on a stagecoach that arrives in Dodge just after being robbed. Their mother dies and Doc fights to keep the boys together instead of going to an orphanage.
1/1/1968 Ep 454: The Victim
Matt investigates a murder in a nearby town, trying to prove that town simpleton Bo Remick did not kill the son of the town's powerful rancher.
1/8/1968 Ep 455: Deadman's Law
While Matt is out of town tracking outlaws, the cattleman's co-op takes over the town putting their own man in charge of the law.
1/15/1968 Ep 456: Nowhere to Run
A teenage burglar involved in a murder is shot and left to die by his partners.
1/22/1968 Ep 457: Blood Money
The father of a young gunfighter tries to end his son's career by wounding his gun hand.
1/29/1968 Ep 458: Hill Girl
Hillbilly girl Merry Florene comes to town to get some schooling to better herself. Meanwhile, her two cousins also arrive in Dodge and force her to rob Mr. Jonas' store.
2/5/1968 Ep 459: The Gunrunners (Buffalo Man)
After a renegade band of ex-soldiers seriously injure Tahrohon, his friend, buffalo man Noah Meek, vows revenge on the group.
2/12/1968 Ep 460: The Jackals
After a group of outlaws assassinates a Texas border town sheriff at his retirement party, Matt Dillon chases the desperadoes to Mexico.
2/19/1968 Ep 461: The First People
Matt has to intervene when an honest but strict indian agent charges an innocent indian of murder.
2/26/1968 Ep 462: Mr. Sam'l
Durning a drought, a watch witch (someone who can find water), comes to town. Meanwhile, a businessman attempts to buy up farms during this time, no matter the method.
3/4/1968 Ep 463: A Noose for Dobie Price
Matt and former outlaw Elihu Gorman go after Dobie Price, who has just broken out of jail.
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1/6/1968 Ep 478: The Twisted Heritage
Kitty saves the life of a man during a stage hold-up. Taking him back to his ranch, she finds his mother a ruthless matron and his daughter alienated from her father.
9/23/1968 Ep 464: Lyle's Kid
Grant Lyle, a former lawman with crippled hands, brings his young gunfighter son to Dodge to settle the score with Hoxey, the man responsible for his maimed hands.
9/30/1968 Ep 465: The Hide Cutters
Festus is rescued from a rock avalanche by a young hide cutter. His fellow cutters are following a herd of cattle with hopes of stealing them for the hides.
10/7/1968 Ep 466: Zavala
After Matt Dillon shoots and kills an outlaw in Mexico, the man's brother seeks vengeance on Dillion.
10/14/1968 Ep 467: Uncle Finney
In this comedic episode, two hillbillies attempt to turn in their 102-year-old relative for the bounty on him.
10/21/1968 Ep 468: Slocum
Grizzily mountain man Slocum tracks the sons of a man who tried to bushwhack his good friend, Matt Dillon.
10/28/1968 Ep 469: O'Quillian
Leary O'Quillan kills a card cheat in self-defense and is pursued to Dodge by the man's brother, Clay Tynan.
11/11/1968 Ep 470: 9:12 to Dodge
Matt and Doc are escorting outlaw Johnny August by train to trial for murder. Also on board are August's men, who are waiting for the chance to free him.
11/18/1968 Ep 471: Abelia
A young woman, her kids and Festus are held hostage by a man Matt is trying to find.
11/25/1968 Ep 472: Railroad!
Matt clashes with maverick railroad builder Wes Cameron, who wants to run a railroad line through Dodge.
12/2/1968 Ep 473: The Miracle Man
Con man Bob Sullivan tries to swindle a widow with the tale of a fake cattle herd, but instead ends up falling in love with her and her children.
12/9/1968 Ep 474: Waco
While bringing in outlaw Waco Thompson, Matt has to deal with Thompson's outlaw band in hot pursuit—and has to deliver a baby.
12/16/1968 Ep 475: Lobo
Mountain man Luke Brazo joins Matt in a hunt for a vicious wolf terrorizing the area.
12/23/1968 Ep 476: Johnny Cross
Newly intervenes when two bounty hunters try to kill a desperado who claims he's innocent.
12/30/1968 Ep 477: The Money Store
When he is refused a loan by the bank, Ray Jarvis' children find a way to steal the money.
1/13/1969 Ep 479: Time of the Jackals
A former girlfriend of Matt's provides a link to catch a notorious killer.
1/20/1969 Ep 480: Mannon
After shooting Festus and taking his mule, gunman Will Mannon comes to Dodge to face Matt in a gunfight.
1/27/1969 Ep 481: Gold Town
Two hillbillies attempt to swindle the townspeople of Dodge City by selling them worthless mining claims.
2/3/1969 Ep 482: The Mark of Cain
A scholarly man in Dodge is actually a former commandant of a Civil War prison camp.
2/10/1969 Ep 483: Reprisal
Doc is given the choice of saving the life of a man he saw commit a murder or delivering a baby. He choses to save the man first, and the baby dies in childbirth. The baby's father, Tom Butler, blames Doc and plans to get even.
2/17/1969 Ep 484: The Long Night
Three bounty hunters hold hostages in the Long Branch in an effort to get Matt to turn over a prisoner to them.
2/24/1969 Ep 485: The Night Riders
Kansas raider Judge Proctor and his men ride into Dodge looking for a man they blame for stealing their land during the war. With Matt out of town, Festus has to try to keep peace and keep the renegades from burning the town.
3/3/1969 Ep 486: The Intruder
Festus is escorting wounded prisoner Riley Sharp to Dodge. They are forced to stop at a farmhouse, where Sharp's ex-wife and her brutish husband live.
3/10/1969 Ep 487: The Good Samaritans
Matt is taking a signed confession paper to a judge that will hang a man. The man has put a reward on the paper causing two bounty hunters to shoot Matt in an effort to get it. Matt is taken in by a group of freed slaves heading west who are being pursued by hunters.
3/17/1969 Ep 488: The Prisoner
Steven Downing is being taken to Mathison County to be hung as a murderer. Kitty, believing in his innocence, does all she can to stop bounty hunter Jarvis and Bob Mathison from taking him from Dodge.
3/24/1969 Ep 489: Exodus 21.22
A friend of Matt's, a former lawman, arrives in Dodge to kill the men responsible for his wife's death.
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9/22/1969 Ep 490: The Devil's Outpost
Outlaw Yancy Tyce and his gang try to free Tyce's younger brother, who's under arrest and being taken to Dodge by Matt.
9/29/1969 Ep 491: Stryker
Former Dodge Marshal Josh Stryker arrives in town after being released from prison for killing an outlaw in cold blood. He holds Matt responsible for the loss of his arm and the years he spent in prison.
10/6/1969 Ep 492: Coreyville
Matt is summoned to Coreyville, a run-down cowtown, by a young woman whose brother is on trial for murder.
10/13/1969 Ep 493: Danny
An old friend of Kitty's learns that he is dying, and decides to come out to Dodge to "go out in style."
10/20/1969 Ep 494: Hawk
A white woman refuses to accept her half-breed son, who Festus brings to her home wounded and needing help.
10/27/1969 Ep 495: A Man Called "Smith"
Abelia, the young widow who once saved Festus' life, returns. She learns that she isn't a widow when her outlaw husband appears and forces her to exchange his stolen gold for cash.
11/3/1969 Ep 496: Charlie Noon
Matt, his hardened prisoner Charlie Noon, an indian woman and her white stepson are tracked by the Comanches as they try to cross the desert. The indians are going to kill all of them unless Matt hands over the woman.
11/10/1969 Ep 497: The Still
Festus gets mixed up with Merry Florene and her hillbilly clan again as they try to hide a moonshining still and a stolen prize bull in the cellar of the local school.
11/17/1969 Ep 498: A Matter of Honor
Unable to remember the events of a night on which he is accused of killing a man, Louie Pheeters has one last chance to set the record straight before being sent off to serve a five-year prison sentence.
11/24/1969 Ep 499: The Innocent
Festus acts as guide and driver for an eastern missionary teacher en route to her first assignment. The only problem is trying to stay ahead of a murderous hillbilly family following them and planning an ambush.
12/1/1969 Ep 500: Ring of Darkness
In an attempt to help his blind daughter, farmer Ben Hurley steals horses for an outlaw gang. Deputy Newly O'Brien arrives at his farm investigating, followed by the outlaws.
12/8/1969 Ep 501: MacGraw
Arriving in Dodge after 20 years in prison, James MacGraw takes a job as piano player at the Long Branch and woos one of the saloon girls. It looks like MacGraw is starting over, but things are not what they appear.
12/15/1969 Ep 502: Roots of Fear
Amos Sadler, a dirt farmer, faces the loss of his home when a panic closes down the Dodge City bank. To save it he and his wife plan to break into the bank.
12/29/1969 Ep 503: The Sisters
Trapper Pack Landers finds his cabin occupied by three nuns and two children he has never seen. The sisters are bringing the children to Landers, who is their father.
1/5/1970 Ep 504: The War Priest
Sergeant Holly, an alcoholic Army veteran, is getting ready to retire. However, there is one more order of business he must attend to: an Apache prisoner in his custody has escaped with Kitty as a hostage, and Holly must go after them.
1/12/1970 Ep 505: The Pack Rat
An orphan steals from Matt and then risks his life when he tries to help out in an ambush.
1/19/1970 Ep 506: The Judas Gun
The feud between Noah Haimes and Clete Bloden gets very bad as romance begins between Haime's son and Bloden's daughter.
1/26/1970 Ep 507: Doctor Herman Schultz, M.D.
Doc Adams's old friend is thought to be a thief.
2/2/1970 Ep 508: The Badge
Kitty leaves Dodge City after seeing Matt hurt again.
2/9/1970 Ep 509: Albert
After a bank teller foils a robbery, he steals money from the bank for himself.
2/16/1970 Ep 510: Kiowa
Matt must rescue a teenage girl from indians and bring her back to her family.
2/23/1970 Ep 511: Celia
A friend of Newly's is the victim of a con game.
3/2/1970 Ep 512: Morgan
With Matt out helping the Army deliver a gold shipment, Dodge is wide open for Morgan and his men to come in with a Gatlin gun and take over.
3/9/1970 Ep 513: The Thieves
Sam takes a special interest in Eric Tabray, who is running around in a gang committing crimes in Dodge.
3/16/1970 Ep 514: Hackett
An ex-convict wants revenge against the partner that ran out on him.
3/23/1970 Ep 515: The Cage
After an outlaw becomes a victim of his own gang, he tries to get Matt to bring down his ex-cohorts.
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9/14/1970 Ep 516: Chato
After a friend of Matt's dies, he goes to New Mexico to find the killer.
9/21/1970 Ep 517: The Noose
Kitty is held hostage in a ghost town as bait to get Matt to attempt a rescue.
9/28/1970 Ep 518: Stark
Adam, the son of one of Dodge City's revered citizens returns. But upon arriving someone takes a shot at him. The man who shot him, Stark, is a bounty hunter. It seems that Adam was in jail in Texas and broke out, and Stark aims to bring him back.
10/5/1970 Ep 519: Sam McTavish, M.D.
The arrival of the first woman doctor in Dodge City, Dr. Sam McTavish, riles Doc Adams. However, she soon wins his confidence and that of his patients, and the two physicians make a startling medical discovery.
10/12/1970 Ep 520: Gentry's Law
A baron gives Matt trouble when Matt wants the man's sons in jail for a crime they committed.
10/19/1970 Ep 521: Snow Train: Part 1
A train that Matt, Doc and Festus are riding is stopped by Indians who request two passengers be turned over to their custody for selling them poisonous whiskey.
10/26/1970 Ep 522: Snow Train: Part 2
A train that Matt, Doc and Festus are riding is stopped by Indians who request two passengers be turned over to their custody for selling them poisonous whiskey.
11/2/1970 Ep 523: Luke
As Luke Dangerfield lies shot and dying, he requests that his protégé, Austin, brings him to Dodge so he can see his estranged daughter one last time.
11/9/1970 Ep 524: The Gun
After a young man kills a gunfighter, he becomes the victim of publicity.
11/16/1970 Ep 525: The Scavengers
In order for a black man to save his life he must say that indians held up a wagon train.
11/23/1970 Ep 526: The Witness
A family is held hostage so they can't testify at the trial of a killer.
11/30/1970 Ep 527: McCabe
Matt has two problems on his hands: he must arrest an outlaw while also freeing hostages.
12/7/1970 Ep 528: The Noon Day Devil
Pursued by Matt Dillon, a Mexican bandit seeks sanctuary with his twin brother, a priest.
12/14/1970 Ep 529: Sergeant Holly
An Army sergeant is accused of desertion and the theft of an Army payroll.
12/28/1970 Ep 530: Jenny
Jenny arrives in Dodge City where she will meet her father. Newly releases him for two days as a free man to allow him to see his daughter. Jenny has no idea that her father is wanted and there is a reward of $2,000 for his capture.
1/4/1971 Ep 531: Captain Sligo
A sea captain wants to live in Dodge City.
1/11/1971 Ep 532: Mirage
Festus comes back from a shootout and can't tell the story well.
1/25/1971 Ep 533: The Tycoon
Festus becomes a rich man.
2/1/1971 Ep 534: Jaekel
A convict returns to Dodge City to get a woman back.
2/8/1971 Ep 535: Murdoch
A former lawman tries to go after a gang of outlaws and gets a shock of his own.
2/15/1971 Ep 536: Cleavus
Cleavus think he could be rich, but he soon finds fool's gold in the mine.
2/22/1971 Ep 537: Lavery
Matt is saved by a cowhand from an ambush. He then does a favor for the cowhand.
3/1/1971 Ep 538: Pike: Part 1
Riding away from Dodge after a $2,800 robbery, four bandits escape into the night. With one of them wounded it seems like a three-way split until Pike, the wounded one, surprises the other three.
3/8/1971 Ep 539: Pike: Part 2
Riding away from Dodge after a $2,800 robbery, four bandits escape into the night. With one of them wounded it seems like a three-way split until Pike, the wounded one, surprises the other three.
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9/13/1971 Ep 540: The Lost
When Kitty gets lost and wanders through the countryside, she encounters a feral little girl who has been on her own for years. Having befriended the child, Kitty is later horrified to learn that the girl has been captured and is headed for a freak show.
9/20/1971 Ep 541: Phoenix
A convict wants to kill a man he has never seen before after he gets out of prison.
9/27/1971 Ep 542: Waste: Part 1
While pursuing an outlaw, Matt stops to help a young boy find his mother.
10/4/1971 Ep 543: Waste: Part 2
Matt helps a young boy find his mom while finding an outlaw. Marshal Dillon confronts the outlaw after helping the boy locate his mother.
10/11/1971 Ep 544: New Doctor in Town
When Festus catches Dr. Chapman sleeping in Doc's office, he finds a letter explaining that Doc went to Baltimore to hone his medical skills after the death of one of his patients.
10/18/1971 Ep 545: The Legend
When two outlaw brothers of a troubled family attempt to get their other brother to join them in a robbery, Dr. John Chapman, filling in for Doc Adams, steps in to help.
10/25/1971 Ep 546: Trafton
Matt is out to find a gunfighter who killed two people.
11/1/1971 Ep 547: Lynott
A former Marshall helps Matt by filling in for him after he is wounded and sent to bed so he can rest.
11/8/1971 Ep 548: Lijah
A jury has the fate of a mountain man in it's hands.
11/15/1971 Ep 549: My Brother's Keeper
During a thunderstorm, Festus seeks refuge in a cave, finding an old Indian waiting to die. Festus decides to be his "brother's keeper," taking the old man to Dodge in an attempt to civilize him.
11/22/1971 Ep 550: Drago
Drago wants to find the person who killed a woman who helped him.
11/29/1971 Ep 551: Gold Train: The Bullet: Part 1
Unable to operate on Matt's bullet wound, Doc puts him on a train en route to a specialist. However, the train is hijacked by bandits out to steal its gold shipment.
12/6/1971 Ep 552: Gold Train: The Bullet: Part 2
Unable to operate on Matt's bullet wound, Doc puts him on a train en route to a specialist. However, the train is hijacked by bandits out to steal its gold shipment.
12/13/1971 Ep 553: Gold Train: The Bullet: Part 3
Unable to operate on Matt's bullet wound, Doc puts him on a train en route to a specialist. However, the train is hijacked by bandits out to steal its gold shipment.
12/27/1971 Ep 554: P.S. Murry Christmas
The meanest outlady in the U.S. is coming to Dodge, at least that's what Festus has heard. In actuality, it's Emma Grundy out to retrieve her seven orphans from Titus Spangler and take them back to the orphanage.
1/3/1972 Ep 555: No Tomorrow
Ben Justin must try to clear his name of false charges.
1/10/1972 Ep 556: Hidalgo
After Matt is injured, he makes friends who must help him stay alive.
1/17/1972 Ep 557: Tara
Newly falls in love with a woman who could put him in danger because of secrets in her past.
1/24/1972 Ep 558: One for the Road
Lucius's daughter wants her dad locked up so she and Tom can have his estate. Judge Broker thinks Mr. Prince is sane, and Mr. Prince proves he can be a dad.
1/31/1972 Ep 559: The Predators
A former gunfighter returns to Dodge, which worries Matt because Howard Cane survived the rage war. Can Matt stop him before more trouble comes to Dodge?
2/7/1972 Ep 560: Yankton
A drifter wants to marry a rich family's daughter
2/21/1972 Ep 561: Blind Man's Buff
Phoebe nurses a wounded man with amnesia back to health. But with his memory returning it could lead to even more danger for the confused man and heartache for the lonely Phoebe.
3/6/1972 Ep 562: Alias Festus Haggen
Festus is mistaken for a killer.
3/13/1972 Ep 563: The Wedding
A father disapproves of the man her daughter marries.
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9/11/1972 Ep 564: The River: Part 1
Matt is tracked, with bad intent, along a river gorge by a gang of villains while in custody of one of the gang and $24,000 of their money. Escaping the gang by jumping into the river, Matt is rescued by two kids on a raft.
9/18/1972 Ep 565: The River: Part 2
Matt is tracked, with bad intent, along a river gorge by a gang of villains while in custody of one of the gang and $24,000 of their money. Escaping the gang by jumping into the river, Matt is rescued by two kids on a raft.
9/25/1972 Ep 566: Bohannan
A faith-healer comes to Dodge. Doc is skeptical.
10/2/1972 Ep 567: Judgement
A man comes to Dodge for revenge on a man who might just deserve it.
10/9/1972 Ep 568: The Drummer
Daniel Shay comes to Dodge City as a drummer who peddles rat traps as a way of making money. While Daniel continues to look for buyers of his rat traps, he sees a Cheyenne boy stealing a horse. As he looks on memories of a battle at Rock Creek return.
10/16/1972 Ep 569: Sarah
Matt runs into an old flame named Sarah who now runs a one-woman saloon for bandits out in the desert. Matt will have to pass as a villain in order to save Sarah's reputation as a trusted confidant.
10/23/1972 Ep 570: The Fugitives
When Danny Stalcup, a young member of a gang on the run, is mortally wounded in a fall, Doc Adams is kidnapped, along with Festus, and forced to help.
10/30/1972 Ep 571: Eleven Dollars
Headed to Abilene to bring a woman $11 owed to her, Fetus teaches two boys a lesson along the way.
11/6/1972 Ep 572: Milligan
Harry Morgan guest stars as a farmer accused of shooting someone in the back.
11/13/1972 Ep 573: Tatum
An ex-gunfighter is dying. He must reconcile with the daughters he abandoned, and find a way to be buried next to his wife, who is buried in a town that hates him.
11/20/1972 Ep 574: The Sodbusters
Matt has trouble getting a fight about water rights under control when things escalate to violence.
11/27/1972 Ep 575: The Brothers
After killer Jay Wrecken is shot dead, man's brother begins methodically murdering everyone connected to the incident.
12/11/1972 Ep 576: Hostage!
Outlaw gang leader Jude Bonner will stop at nothing to persuade Matt to stay his brother's execution, going so far as to kidnap Kitty.
12/18/1972 Ep 577: Jubilee
A man neglects his family in favor of raising his prize possession: a race horse.
1/1/1973 Ep 578: Arizona Midnight
A midget arrives in Dodge City claiming he will turn into an elephant at the stroke of midnight. Arizona begins asking for someone to care for him along with three bales of hay. Everyone finds the story a bit far fetched.
1/8/1973 Ep 579: Homecoming
Coming home proves difficult for two brothers on the run who just want to visit their sick mother. With a desperate and wanted friend along, they make choices they soon come to regret.
1/15/1973 Ep 580: Shadler
Just before he's to be hung, stage robber Shadler busts out of jail by slugging his last rites priest and donning the robes as a disguise. The escapee soon finds himself on the other side of the law, helping Deputy U.S. Marshal Newly elude hostile lawmen.
1/22/1973 Ep 581: Patricia
Newly falls in love with a young woman who is drying of leukemia. Doc Adams offers to teach Newly how to become a doctor.
1/29/1973 Ep 582: A Quiet Day in Dodge
After 36 hours in the saddle, Matt rides into Dodge exhausted and, rather than finding some rest, is bombarded with constant yet trivial annoyances.
2/5/1973 Ep 583: Whelan's Men
A former lawman that Dillon put out of business years earlier comes back with a group of men to gun him down. Since Dillon is out of town, they settle in at the Long Branch to play poker and wait.
2/12/1973 Ep 584: Kimbro
Matt runs into his former mentor, Adam Kimbro, and decides to build his self-confidence by deputizing him as a deputy marshal.
2/19/1973 Ep 585: Jesse
Festus runs into Jesse Dillard who is wanted for shooting a black man. Festus wants to find out more and takes his friend to prison.
2/26/1973 Ep 586: Talbot
Talbot falls in love with Katherine after shooting her husband in self-defense. But when Katherine learns of Talbot's plans to rob a bank, she puts her life in danger by telling him she will leave him if he does.
3/5/1973 Ep 587: This Golden Land
Matt asks a Russian family to identify three men who killed one of their own, but the family's patriarch is hesitant to trust American justice.
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9/10/1973 Ep 588: Women for Sale: Part 1
Matt becomes involved in investigating the disappearance of female settlers and travelers in the region. He links it to a band of renegade Native Americans, who plan to sell the women as sex slaves to a band of ruthless white mercenaries.
9/17/1973 Ep 589: Women for Sale: Part 2
Matt helps Stella and Marcy escape their bloodthirsty indian captor. After Matt and Stella bring the shaken Marcy out of her shell, the three team together to bring the ringleader of the white slave trade to justice before he can escape to Mexico.
9/24/1973 Ep 590: Matt's Love Story
A wounded Matt Dillon suffers amnesia then falls in love with a widow. It's Matt's first TV kiss, not to Miss Kitty, but to guest star Michael Learned.
10/1/1973 Ep 591: The Boy and the Sinner
Ron Moody guest stars as a man torn between keeping his own self-respect and the friendship of a young boy or keeping his drunken promise to two hired gunmen.
10/8/1973 Ep 592: The Widow-Maker
A gunfighter wants to forget his past...and wants everyone else to forget it, too. Unfortunately for him, this is not easy to accomplish.
10/22/1973 Ep 593: Kitty's Love Affair
Upset with Matt, Kitty meets gunslinger Stambridge, who ends up saving her life. When he proceeds to court her, Kitty has to decide whether to leave Matt after an 18-year relationship or stay with Stambridge.
10/29/1973 Ep 594: The Widow and the Rogue
James Stacy stars as a roguish thief who's long on charm but a bit short on ethics. His real test of character comes on a long, adversity-plagued journey to Dodge with his captor, Festus.
11/5/1973 Ep 595: A Game of Death...An Act of Love: Part 1
A lawyer passing through Dodge is reluctant to defend two renegade indians suspected of killing a powerful rancher's wife.
11/12/1973 Ep 596: A Game of Death...An Act of Love: Part 2
The lawyer defends the two renegade indians accused of murder, and the victim's husband's is determined to see they are lynched if they are acquitted.
11/19/1973 Ep 597: Lynch Town
Dillon forces an alcoholic Circuit Judge to hold an inquest into the death of a woman saloon owner that had resulted in the lynching of an innocent drifter.
11/26/1973 Ep 598: The Hanging of Newly O'Brien
Newly attempts to save a hillbilly's life by using drastic measures. The family wants to hang Newly after the man dies.
12/3/1973 Ep 599: Susan Was Evil
When a woman and Dillon's wounded prisoner fall in love, her selfish niece makes plans to turn him over to bounty hunters.
12/17/1973 Ep 600: The Deadly Innocent
Festus does what he can to help a mentally challenged young man, but soon learns the responsibility is more than he can handle.
12/24/1973 Ep 601: The Child Between
A wanted man goes into Dodge to get help for his sick baby and his indian wife. With Doc unavailable, Newly offers to help but will be torn between healing and his duty as a lawman.
1/14/1974 Ep 602: A Family of Killers
Matt and a fellow lawman go after a vicious family of robbers and killers.
1/21/1974 Ep 603: Like Old Times
An old safe cracker comes back to Dodge to find his former lady love. When two men looking to steal a lot of money approach him about unlocking the safe at the station, he accepts their proposal, sort of.
1/28/1974 Ep 604: The Town Tamers
Marshal Dillon teams up with old friend Marshal Luke Rumbaugh to tame the town of Hilt.
2/11/1974 Ep 605: The Foundling
When the parents of a daughter who was raped refuse to accept the girl's baby, Marshal Dillon must find a home for the child.
2/18/1974 Ep 606: The Iron Blood of Courage
Gunfighter William Talley is hired by a farmer's coalition in Dodge to kill rancher Shaw Anderson, their main obstacle in taking over land they want.
2/25/1974 Ep 607: The Schoolmarm
After being raped, Dodge City school teacher Sarah Merkle struggles with the implications of being an unwed mother.
3/1/1974 Ep 608: Trail of Bloodshed
Buck Henry Woolf is on the trail of his uncle, who killed his father, stole their money and wounded him. Festus is on the same mission and also to stop the young man from taking the law into his own hands.
3/11/1974 Ep 609: Cowtown Hustler
A broke young man seeks his fortune with an old drifter, a formerly legendary champion billiards player.
3/18/1974 Ep 610: To Ride a Yeller Horse
The schemes of a mother trying to control the lives of her son and daughter lead to tragic results.
4/1/1974 Ep 611: Disciple
After Matt's gun arm is shot, he's essentially a sitting duck. That's what he figures when his ability to shoot again is in doubt. So, he leaves the badge and Dodge behind as well as Kitty, Festus, Doc and Newly.
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9/9/1974 Ep 612: Matt Dillon Must Die
A mountain family in an attempt to avenge the death of one of their own capture Matt.
9/16/1974 Ep 613: A Town in Chains
A group of bandits attempt to rob a town while masquerading as soldiers.
9/23/1974 Ep 614: The Guns of Cibola Blanca: Part 1
Doc and fellow stage passenger, Lyla, are captured by renegade Comancheros.
9/30/1974 Ep 615: The Guns of Cibola Blanca: Part 2
Matt, Festus and Newly attempt to rescue Doc and Lyla from Shindrow's camp.
10/7/1974 Ep 616: Thirty a Month and Found
Three cattle drivers find that railroads are forcing them out of business. Two of them turn to crime for a temporary fix.
10/14/1974 Ep 617: The Wiving
Farmer Jed Hockett (Harry Morgan) orders his three boys to go to town and return with prospective brides.
10/21/1974 Ep 618: The Iron Men
Matt and lawman-turned-alcoholic Chauncey Demon go up against land baron Carl Ryker.
11/4/1974 Ep 619: The Fourth Victim
A series of seemingly random killings have the citizens of Dodge City in near panic, but Dillon believes they are part of a pattern in which Doc is slated to be the next target.
11/11/1974 Ep 620: The Tarnished Badge
Matt's friend, Sheriff Harker, runs his town ruthlessly, punishing anyone who dares to disobey him.
11/18/1974 Ep 621: In The Performance Of Duty
Matt is frustrated by Judge Kendall's insistence that the letter of the law be maintained, which could result in Emmett Kaysinger and his boys, all known outlaws, to be set free unless there is solid evidence to hold them for a double murder and robbery.
12/2/1974 Ep 622: Island in the Desert: Part 1
Festus, in the desert hunting escaped killer Gard Dixon, is wounded by the outlaw. He is found by Ben Snow, a half-crazy hermit who has been living in the desert with his gold for many years.
12/9/1974 Ep 623: Island in the Desert: Part 2
While Matt and Newly hunt for Festus, Ben Snow and Festus attempt to haul his gold out of the desert.
12/16/1974 Ep 624: The Colonel
Lee J. Cobb and his daughter, Julie, appear together for the first time when Cobb guest stars as a once-proud military officer who is suddenly faced with a painful and unplanned reunion with his daughter.
1/6/1975 Ep 625: The Squaw
Fleeing from both Matt Dillon and his double-crossed partners, outlaw Gristy Calhoun discovers that his survival in the badlands depends on help from an indian woman.
1/13/1975 Ep 626: The Hiders
When a young teenager from a group of squatters decides he can do better than stealing, he changes his ways. But the leader of the squatters will try to manipulate the young man with the people who have treated him best.
1/20/1975 Ep 627: Larkin
Newly finds himself in a strange alliance with a professional killer as he tries to return to Dodge City with his prisoner (Jaeckel) before they are both killed by a trio of bounty hunters.
1/27/1975 Ep 628: The Fires of Ignorance
Henry Decory is a schoolteacher who makes a strong statement for compulsory education for frontier children, while a stubborn father feels that books and education are a waste of time and tries to keep his son, Tommy, out of school.
2/3/1975 Ep 629: The Angry Land
After her parents are killed on the prairie, Matt takes young orphan Bessie Sutherland to live with her Aunt Rachel. However, Matt finds that the girl's aunt is unwilling to take her in.
2/10/1975 Ep 630: Brides and Grooms
Farmer Jed Hackett (Harry Morgan) decides it's time for his three sons marry the women they brought back from Dodge City.
2/24/1975 Ep 631: Hard Labor
Matt Dillon is sentenced to life imprisonment for shooting a fugitive in the town of Bedrock.
3/3/1975 Ep 632: I Have Promises to Keep
Festus is caught in the middle when an Eastern preacher (David Wayne) wants to build a church for the Indians and the townspeople to share, but by all of whom that are filled with prejudice.
3/10/1975 Ep 633: The Busters
Two bronco busters try to raise money for a ranch in Montana, only to have the dream ruined when one of them gets a life-threatening head injury when thrown off by a wild stallion.
3/17/1975 Ep 634: Manolo
Manolo (Robert Urich) is a Basque youth who is not recognized as a man in the eyes of his people because he refuses to fight his father Alejo (Nehemiah Persoff), a traditional Basque custom to prove one's manhood.
3/31/1975 Ep 635: The Sharecroppers
A comedy of errors puts Festus behind a plow, farming for a family of shiftless sharecroppers.