Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series 1958–1961) Poster

(1958–1961)

Episode List

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Season 2

5 Sep. 1959
Montana Kid
To track down tinhorn gambler Johnny Deuce, Randall befriends the card sharp's stepson and protégé, a twelve-year-old orphan boy and card cheat in training nicknamed The Montana Kid.
 
12 Sep. 1959
The Healing Woman
Josh embarks on a mission of mercy when he pleads with the parents of a boy with appendicitis to let the doctor operate. The father, embittered against modern medicine, trusts only the local witch to cure his son's sickness.
 
19 Sep. 1959
The Matchmaker
Josh reluctantly accepts an offbeat assignment: finding a beautiful bride for his bashful buddy Charlie, the homeliest man in the West.
 
26 Sep. 1959
Breakout
Josh in a federal prison plotting the great escape? The government employs Randall to portray an escaped prisoner in order to trick his cellmate into leading authorities to the $50,000 he stole and stashed away in a secret location.
 
3 Oct. 1959
Estralita
After Randall rescues Jake Pringle from a lynch mob's rope, he learns he's not the only one with an invested interest in keeping the killer alive.
 
10 Oct. 1959
The Hostage
Who needs enemies with friends like the residents of Rogue City, who celebrate Randall for bringing in notorious killer Jumbo Kane, but just as quickly turn on Josh when Kane breaks loose and demands a hostage to ensure his escape.
 
17 Oct. 1959
The Empty Cell
Randall is rooked out of his bounty by crafty criminal Hunt Willis and his accomplice. Not one to accept defeat, Josh turns detective to rout the outlaws, his investigation dogged by the suspicious sheriff, a cousin to Willis.
 
24 Oct. 1959
Bad Gun
Against better judgment, Josh serves as guide for a dandified East Coast gun salesman who comes west to retrieve and replace a defective gun he sold to notorious outlaw Curly Bill Brocius.
 
31 Oct. 1959
The Tyrant
On the trail of a Cavalry deserter and the horses he stole, Josh rides into a town ruled as the private fiefdom of its autocratic, psychopathic marshal.
 
7 Nov. 1959
Reckless
Hired by a father to bring back the man who killed his son Josh is surprised when he doesn't get paid because he brought the man back alive. He pursues the matter to make sure that the father's hate isn't allowed to kill an innocent man.
 
14 Nov. 1959
Desert Seed
Josh attempts to bring a man back for murder. He has to outwit the man's nephew and 2 men bent on claiming the bounty. Josh kills the 2 men and proves to the nephew that he can be trusted to get his uncle back to stand trial for a crime committed in self-defense.
 
21 Nov. 1959
Twelve Hours to Crazy Horse
Josh brings a wanted man in, only to find he killed the sheriff's brother. they take the man to Crazy Horse for trial and along the way the man escapes. Josh saves the sheriff by killing the man.
 
28 Nov. 1959
No Trail Back
Josh is looking for a man who, while trying to rob a bank, is bitten by a rabid dog. Josh ends up shooting the man's brother, also an outlaw, and gets the man to a doctor to save him.
 
5 Dec. 1959
Man on Horseback
A man shoots his brother over ownership of their property and blames it on an Indian who reclaimed his furs from him. Josh finds the Indian and they work together to bring the man to justice.
 
12 Dec. 1959
Chain Gang
Josh is captured by a corrupt deputy and is forced by the sheriff to work on a chain gang. With the help of other members of the chain gang, Josh brings the culprits to western justice.
 
26 Dec. 1959
Vanishing Act
Randall is tracking a magician who, along with two other guys, robs banks. When Randall catches him, he turns him over to the sheriff, but the man escapes. So Randall tracks him down and is shot but keeps the man and his daughter at bay. Later the accomplices show up, demanding that they're going to do things their way from now on.
 
2 Jan. 1960
Mental Lapse
Josh plays detective when he signs on to help an amnesiac discover his identity.
 
9 Jan. 1960
Angela
A grieving daughter impatient with the slow-moving wheels of justice vows to bring vengeance upon the man who murdered her father.
 
16 Jan. 1960
The Monster
Josh is determined to debunk the dire menace posed by a marauding monster that has smashed mining camps, decimated an Indian village and that has the residents of nearby Nugget City hiding behind locked doors.
 
23 Jan. 1960
Most Beautiful Woman
Josh, down on his luck, hires out for $100/day to find a woman - one catch is she may be dead.
 
30 Jan. 1960
Jason
Jason brings in "Doc" Phillips hoping he can lure Clell Fanning out as he has an old score to settle with Clell. He is shot by one of Clell's henchman and he must rely on the deputy, Nichols, who takes over after the Sheriff is killed.
 
6 Feb. 1960
The Partners
Josh is arrested on a bogus horse-stealing charge. Jason shows up to get him out of jail and together they kill 3 brothers wanting revenge against Josh for killing their brother.
 
13 Feb. 1960
Tolliver Bender
To net a thousand-dollar reward, Josh saves Tolliver Bend from a hanging so he can testify in a nearby trial. Double-crosses are immediately hatched by those who want Tolliver dead and by those who want the money.
 
20 Feb. 1960
A House Divided
An attractive woman hires Josh to clear her father on a false murder charge, while the real killer hires Jason to do the same.
 
27 Feb. 1960
Triple Vise
Josh and Jason chase a killer to Mexico, where Jason meets a barmaid with a different perspective.
 
19 Mar. 1960
Black Belt
Josh and Jason are on the trail of a karate expert accused of killing his employer, but someone wants him brought in dead.
 
26 Mar. 1960
The Pariah
Randall learns "hate comes high" in a town whose people have hired a trio of killers to murder their fellow resident Randy Holleran, a sniveling drunkard whom Josh has promised to protect.
 
9 Apr. 1960
Vendetta
Josh captures a wanted recruit and returns him to the Army, but the commanding officer refuses to pay the bounty.
 
23 Apr. 1960
Death Divided by Three
Josh and Jason track down a fugitive wanted for murder and sought by his wife.
 
30 Apr. 1960
The Inheritance
A dying man offers Josh $2000 to find his son, who ran away from home 15 years ago.
 
14 May 1960
Prison Trail
Josh and Jason are escorting four prisoners to Levenworth prison when a stranger begins following along behind.
 
21 May 1960
Pay-off at Pinto
Josh is summoned for help when the Pinto bank is robbed.
 

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