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

(1958–1961)

Episode List

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21 Sep. 1960
The Trial
Four ex-army personnel stage a illegal mock trial accusing their former lieutenant of dereliction of duty.
 
28 Sep. 1960
The Cure
Josh performs an intervention on the most eligible drunk in town, so the care-free alcoholic will appear respectable to his wealthy brother Al Simmons, when he arrives from staid Philadelphia. After 15 years apart, Harry Simmons couldn't care less, but homely store-owner Emily hopes to trick Harry into marriage, as part of his makeover. So she pays Josh a hefty bounty on Harry: Wanted Dead or Sober.
 
5 Oct. 1960
Journey for Josh
Josh and the beautiful female prisoner he is transporting to trial, fall in love with each other, but horrible tragedy awaits when the woman's evil male partner follows.
 
12 Oct. 1960
The Looters
Three dangerous prisoners escape from jail and appoint themselves the law, after the town is hit by a tornado that kills the sheriff.
 
19 Oct. 1960
The Twain Shall Meet
A journalist from Boston accompanies Josh on his manhunt to get an exclusive story.
 
26 Oct. 1960
The Showdown
Josh feels compelled to repay a debt to an old friend who's in jail.
 
2 Nov. 1960
Surprise Witness
A surprise witness steps forward to testify against a notorious killer captured by Josh - his own mother.
 
9 Nov. 1960
To the Victor
Josh is hired to convince the women of the town to come back to their men when they leave demanding that all towns men give up their guns for good.
 
16 Nov. 1960
Criss Cross
A well meaning Dr. pays an innocent man to take the blame for his son's robbery, but the son sets out to kill the man to make sure he never tells.
 
23 Nov. 1960
The Medicine Man
Josh arrives in a town where the local bank has been robbed. A traveling medicine man knows the whereabouts of the suspect and wants Josh to help.
 
7 Dec. 1960
One Mother Too Many
A widow proposes to Josh so she doesn't lose custody of her son.
 
14 Dec. 1960
The Choice
A woman asks Josh to help find her husband - a bounty hunter out to settle a score.
 
21 Dec. 1960
Three for One
When Randall has a sheriff bed a prisoner, the man's gang kidnaps the sheriff and two others and threatens to kill one per day until the man is freed as the deputy's girl pressures him to let the sheriff die as condition for marriage.
 
28 Dec. 1960
Witch Woman
In Mexico, Josh protects a sensible man and his pregnant wife from the villagers who are angered when he throws the town "witch" off his property.
 
4 Jan. 1961
Baa-Baa
Josh is tasked with finding a man's pet ewe.
 
11 Jan. 1961
The Last Retreat
When a convicted killer escapes prison, Josh must protect the woman whose testimony put him there.
 
25 Jan. 1961
Bounty on Josh
Josh must figure out who shot his client at a hotel.
 
1 Feb. 1961
Hero in the Dust
Josh is hired by Harry Weaver to track down his twin brother Pete, who's using his resemblance to Harry to get away with murder.
 
8 Feb. 1961
Epitaph
When a good sheriff is seduced into robbing a bank by his beautiful but deadly girlfriend, he convinces Josh to let him assist in her capture.
 
15 Feb. 1961
The Voice of Silence
Josh protects a beautiful deaf, mute, teenage girl from men who want her father's stolen money that he hid before serving time in prison.
 
22 Feb. 1961
El Gato
Josh escorts an East Coast photographer to take a picture his friend El Gato (The Cat), who is a famous, hilarious bandit living in the hills of Mexico with a small army.
 
1 Mar. 1961
Detour
Josh is hired by a fearful man to help him marry his sweetheart, the daughter of a local rancher. The girl's father is vehemently opposed to the marriage and hence the necessity for Josh to get involved.
 
8 Mar. 1961
Monday Morning
Josh takes a job protecting an express office employee who stole $10,000 and wants to return it before it's discovered missing.
 
15 Mar. 1961
The Long Search
A Japanese woman travels to the U.S. to find the American man who proposed to her and is confronted by the Japanese man to whom she had been promised. Traditional Japanese garb, rituals and a full tea a ceremony make for an unusual episode.
 
22 Mar. 1961
Dead Reckoning
A woman wants Josh to bring in her wanted husband alive, so he can prove self defense, but the brothers of the man he killed are out to hang him.
 
29 Mar. 1961
Barney's Bounty
When Josh's 2 bounty prisoners escape taking 2 horses from his horse trader friend, he helps in tracking them down.
 

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