(1956–1960)

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Season 2

1 Oct. 1957
White Man's Magic
Cochise and Jeffords are captured and face death when contrary to instructions they trail an army doctor who has gone to treat Geronimo's gunshot wound because the officer's bride to be is held captive.
 
8 Oct. 1957
Conquistador
A hacienda operator is pressured by his foreman who holds a secret that the mother of the operator's daughter is Apache to not allow Cochise to move and water his cattle on the ranch property.
 
15 Oct. 1957
Apache Child
A brave exiled from Cochise's stronghold takes as prisoner Jeffords who he falsely believes is responsible for an ambush on his exile group to exchange for his daughter who the brave falsely believes was snatched in the ambush.
 
22 Oct. 1957
Ghost Sickness
Jeffords convinces a reluctant Cochise to investigate the account of the son of a father and son held to be traitors to their Apache ways costing the lives of ten warriors that actually the brave held to be the hero was the traitor.
 
29 Oct. 1957
Black Moment
A man who kills an elderly prospector for a valuable locket alleges it is Cochise who committed the murder to his associates who then determine to kill Cochise for the deed.
 
5 Nov. 1957
The Arsenal
Gun runners intent on supplying arms to the factions in a Mexican power struggle steal and buy all the guns and ammunition in the area and use outlaw Chiricahuas to blame Cochise's group.
 
19 Nov. 1957
The Teacher
The teacher that Cochise gets to instruct enough in the ways of white culture not to be cheated in his off reservation business to his chagrin is not only a woman but a woman who holds fast to cultural values that demean Apache customs.
 
26 Nov. 1957
The Bounty Hunters
After a Chiricahua brave is scalped on the reservation, Cochise and Jeffords go to Mexico to confront a hacienda owner who pays a bounty for Apache scalps and are caught in the middle of a Coyotero raid.
 
3 Dec. 1957
Renegades Return
When Geronimo's braves conduct a foray into Chiricahua land to steal horses, Jeffords must swear in Cochise and a limited number of Chiricahua braves so they can make legal off reservation pursuit and prevent a defection from Cochise.
 
10 Dec. 1957
Smoke Signal
A hold out group of confederate soldiers come out of Mexico and raid the Chiricahua reservation which event requires Jeffords to go to Washington to ask for help from President Grant to prevent Cochise from breaking the peace.
 
17 Dec. 1957
Son of Cochise
Cochise destroys a cavalry supply wagon for which Jeffords must arrest Cochise as Cochise is silent on the reason, which was to prevent his son who has become the war leader of Membres Apaches to be involved in an ambush on soldiers.
 
24 Dec. 1957
White Savage
An army major with a maniacal hatred of Apaches suffers amnesia on the Chiricahua stronghold while being pursued by mountain Apaches and so is considered a protected being by the Chiricahua but things go awry when his memory returns.
 
14 Jan. 1958
Kingdom of Terror
Jeffords and Cochise go to free Chiricahaus imprisoned in land in the middle of Arizona treated as foreign country because of a Mexican War treaty and discover that criminals fraudulently preserve the territory with a fake heir.
 
21 Jan. 1958
Bad Boy
Jeffords takes custody of a boy of a criminal family when he is caught stealing to prevent his imprisonment but then farms the boy to Cochise to teach life lessons to the mortification of his parents and the settlement folk.
 
28 Jan. 1958
Massacre
After a cavalry unit returning from an ambush mistake an Apache group waiting for peace talks as a war party and slaughter the group, Cochise is persuaded to talk to Chief Nana in an effort to convince Nana that there is still peace.
 
4 Feb. 1958
Shadow of Cochise
Cochise suspects something is amiss when an outlaw matriarch has Jeffords kidnapped to use as a bargaining chip for the life of her son held by a Coyotero chief whose life Jeffords once saved .
 
11 Feb. 1958
Warrant for Arrest
Jeffords is falsely accused of stealing supplies meant for the Chiricahua reservation which spurs efforts by Cochise to thwart Jeffords' prosecution despite Jeffords' insistence on following the judicial process.
 
18 Feb. 1958
Escape
 
25 Feb. 1958
Aztec Treasure
Mexican emissaries cajole Cochise into returning a valuable golden Aztec idol taken in an Apache raid for a Mexican heritage museum only to have it stolen by bandits when leaving the Chiricahua stronghold.
 
4 Mar. 1958
Hired Killer
Two beef purveyors to the military hire a gunman to kill Cochise to precipitate an Indian war and thus draw troops to which they can sell to the area.
 
11 Mar. 1958
Panic
A Chiricahua brave acting as an army scout is with an officer when the officer dies of illness after being in an area with reported bubonic plague and is quarantined but escapes and flees to Tucson where fear spreads among the citizens.
 
18 Mar. 1958
The Duel
A shopkeeper's romance with a Chirikawa girl causes trouble and reminds Tom of his courting days.
 
25 Mar. 1958
The Iron Maiden
A murderous Modoc woman wanders into Cochise's camp and causes a jurisdictional dispute among a Modoc search party, the Apaches and the U.S. Army.
 
1 May 1958
The Sisters
Two nuns arrive on a stage from Philadelphia to return a gold statute to and run a mission now on Chiricahua land and must contend with skepticism of Cochise and a ruthless fortune hunter who arrived on the same stage.
 
15 Apr. 1958
Turncoat
A brave who deserted the Chiricahuas during war returning to plead for inclusion in the tribe so he can marry a Chiricahua woman is coldly rejected and draws the murderous hatred of a brave to whom her father has promised the woman.
 
22 Apr. 1958
Power
The brave Natan who Cochise appoints as interim chief when Cochise is wounded in a Geronimo raid betrays the trust given him by siding with a renegade faction.
 
29 Apr. 1958
Bear Trap
A young brave who loses his arm while saving Jeffords' life from an attacking bear considered a spirit curse by the Apaches feels shame for his condition while being shunned by the tribe for cheating the bear of its tribute.
 
6 May 1958
Old Enemy
A prospector whom Cochise fought in his youth defends his claim on Chirikawa land.
 
13 May 1958
Blood Brother
A US Cavalry general posts troops on the Chirikawa reservation, distrustful of Cochise.
 
20 May 1958
Courage of Ling Tang
A Chinese cook saved from renegades by Cochise and Jeffords is bound by Chinese culture to protect Cochise in the future and is put in a dilemma when his mining crew working Chiricahua land plan Cochise's murder.
 
3 Jun. 1958
Manhunt
Brave Cuchillo convinces brave Miquel that he has killed a white man from whom Cuchillo has stolen dynamite so Miquel will flee and Cuchillo can hide from Cochise his plan to deliver the dynamite to Geronimo.
 
10 Jun. 1958
The Outlaw
To prevent Cochise from rashly pursuing a gang leader for whom Cochise holds a grudge for selling liquor to Chiricahua braves. Jeffords joins an area posse but when the posse fails and Jeffords is wounded, Cochise takes over.
 
17 Jun. 1958
Jeopardy
A Chiricahua girl mistakenly believes that a white man has killed her brother and mistakenly believes it is Jeffords so Jeffords must find the killer to quell the girl's desire for vengeance against him.
 
24 Jun. 1958
The Transfer
When Jeffords is reassigned as Indian agent to the Utes, his replacement proves to be both without the necessary sensibilities and bureaucratic adaptability so hostilities ensue as the Chiricahuas threaten to break the peace.
 

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