Hickok rode Buckshot and 300-pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, Strongest, fightingest U.S. Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up all the bad guys and somehow kept his good looks.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



8   7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
1958   1956   1955   1954   1953   1952   … See all »
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Canadian Mountie Sgt. Preston patrols the wilds of the Yukon with his horse Rex and his faithful dog Yukon King, battling both the elements and criminals.

Stars: Dick Simmons, Yukon King, Vic Perrin
Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle
Burke's Law (1963–1966)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Amos Burke was a Los Angeles chief of detectives who was also a millionaire with a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce, a mansion, and a high-wheeling lifestyle. The hallmarks of this series were ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey
Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, CA. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product mined in Death Valley.

Stars: Stanley Andrews, Robert Taylor, Ronald Reagan
The Gene Autry Show (1950–1955)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The already legendary singing cowboy rode with his comic pal Pat from town to town bringing justice, song and his horse Champion to the old Southwest.

Stars: Gene Autry, Champion, Pat Buttram
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too.

Director: Stanley Donen
Stars: Jane Powell, Howard Keel, Jeff Richards
Dragnet (1951–1959)
Drama | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.

Stars: Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Olan Soule
The Cisco Kid (1950–1956)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Cisco Kid and his English-mangling sidekick Pancho travel the old west in the grand tradition of the Lone Ranger, righting wrongs and fighting injustice wherever they find it.

Stars: Duncan Renaldo, Leo Carrillo, Troy Melton
Naked City (1958–1963)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The cases of the NYPD's 65th Precinct.

Stars: Harry Bellaver, Horace McMahon, Paul Burke
Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.

Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks
Dragnet 1967 (1967–1970)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Police Detective Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners investigate crimes in Los Angeles.

Stars: Jack Webb, Harry Morgan, Don Ross
Bat Masterson (1958–1961)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Dressed-up dandy (derby and cane), gambler and lawman roams the West charming women and defending the unjustly accused. His primary weapon was his wit (and cane) rather than his gun.

Stars: Gene Barry, Allison Hayes, Allen Jaffe
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 U.S. Marshal Wild Bill Hickok / ... (112 episodes, 1951-1958)
...
 Deputy Marshal Jingles P. Jones / ... (112 episodes, 1951-1958)
Edit

Storyline

Hickok rode Buckshot and 300-pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, Strongest, fightingest U.S. Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up all the bad guys and somehow kept his good looks.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

April 1951 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(113 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jingle Jones' horse was named "Joker". See more »

Connections

Edited into The Yellow Haired Kid (1952) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickock
20 May 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It was nice reading the other posts, for I too was a huge fan of The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickock. Although I was very young, I still remember sitting on a hassock in front of the TV set on Saturday mornings, following the exploits of Wild Bill and, as he was referred to in the intro, "his pal" Jingles. Being so young and it being so long ago, I can't remember any of the plots or anything, but I do remember being 'totally' engrossed with the show. The last poster tweaked my memory about the sponsor too...I seem to remember the intro showing Wild Bill and Jingles zooming across the range on their horses while the Kellogg's sugar pops overlay flashed on the screen. What a thrill! At that time, for me, it just didn't get any better than that!


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
How did this for go for 8 Seasons? The-MVP-Navarro
What station did this show appear on in the NYC area? LarrupinLou
Is the Wild Bill Hickok Show in Public Domain? If not, who owns the rig redstabby
Who is the Narrator at the beginning of the Adventures Of Wild Bill Hick noteken-998-396513
Discuss Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1951) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page