Heyes and The Kid are bushwhacked by a bounty hunter with a high-powered rifle while accompanying Phil Archer and his wife through the desert. Heyes, wounded in the shoulder, and The Kid must distract the would-be assassin so that Archer can attempt an escape to go get help. Archer's attempt to get away fails, leaving it up to Heyes and The Kid to repeatedly distract the marksman while Archer's missus goes for help. Written by
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Guest star Rod Cameron
suffered from lung disease which was made worse by the Utah heat, and used a breathing apparatus between scenes. Ironically, almost the identical problem had plagued Walter Brennan
a year earlier on "The Day They Hanged Kid Curry," a season opener filmed in the California desert. See more