Roger Davis, playing alongside his old friend Peter Deuel for the last time (they often competed for roles during the 1960s) turns up as perpetually smiling Danny Bilson, a remarkably fast gun who impresses even Kid Curry. Danny, Curry and Heyes in turn all draw the attention of Seth, a miner who believes he can get at least $20,000 out of a New Mexico mine Seth has -- with the help of three young, strong men. All four agree and work the mine, which lives up to expectations. During a celebration drink-and-dance when they have reached the target figure, Danny plays drunk and waits for the other three to pass out -- then steals the gold and all the food and water. Heyes, Curry and Seth try to walk across the desert. Seth slips away during the night and lies down to die when he thinks he's far enough away -- but Heyes and an extremely angry Curry find his body anyway. Heyes and Curry make it to a creek, refresh themselves and start asking around every town in New Mexico for Danny. When ... Written by
Did You Know?
Prior to assuming the role of Hanibal Heyes, Roger Davis
guest stared in this episode as the one man Kid Curry killed in a gunfight during the entire series. See more
When Smith & Jones first meet Seth he is standing very close (in front) to a red, white & blue wooden booth (part of the 4th of July celebration). When the shot goes to a close up of him, the booth is nowhere to be seen & a man
passes behind him from left to right, however, the man is not seen in the previous long view shot. See more