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Festus Haggen (Character)
from "Gunsmoke" (1955)

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Alternate Names:
Festus / Festus Haggin


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  1. "Gunsmoke"
    ... aka "Marshal Dillon" - USA (rerun title)
        - The Sharecroppers (1975) TV episode, Played by Ken Curtis (as Festus)
        - Manolo (1975) TV episode, Played by Ken Curtis (as Festus)
        - The Busters (1975) TV episode, Played by Ken Curtis (as Festus)
        - I Have Promises to Keep (1975) TV episode, Played by Ken Curtis (as Festus)
        - Hard Labor (1975) TV episode, Played by Ken Curtis (as Festus)
          (294 more)
Archive Footage:
  1. Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987) (TV) Played by Ken Curtis
  2. The Secret of Wendel Samson (1966) Played by Ken Curtis

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Fun Stuff

From "Gunsmoke: The Prodigal (#13.3)" (1967)
[the spokes on Doc's buggy are loose]
Dr. Galen 'Doc' Adams: How much is it going to cost me to have 'em fixed?
Festus Haggen: Shouldn't 'mount t'much; fifty cents'll do... Soakin' in the crik a few hours'll swell them spokes back tight as pin feathers on a prairie chicken's rump.
Dr. Galen 'Doc' Adams: Soakin' in the crik?
Festus Haggen: Sure.
Dr. Galen 'Doc' Adams: And while you're sitting there, letting the wheels soak, I suppose you'll do a little fishing?
Festus Haggen: Now that you mention it...
Dr. Galen 'Doc' Adams: So I end up paying you fifty cents to fish.
Festus Haggen: Well, Doc, I'm gonna have t'dig me some worms, catch me some grasshoppers. That's tirin'. If it wasn't for them wheels needin' soakin', I wouldn't have to....
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