An outlaw gang robs Virginia City's bank and makes off with almost all of its money. The youngest member of the gang manages to get a job on the Ponderosa as a bronc buster with the intention of informing the bank robbers of any posses that may threaten their hideout. While Ben, Adam and Hoss welcome the newcomer, Little Joe becomes suspicious of his activities. Written by
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This episode is the first with Sheriff Roy Coffee. See more
After Sheriff Roy Coffee gives Ben, Hoss, and Adam the report on Sam Kirby's past, Ben picks it up again, glances at it, wads it up again, and then throws it in the fireplace. The crumpled paper falls short of the fire and can be seen between Hoss and Adam. Ben stares into the fire pretending to watch it burn, then after Kirby storms out Ben walks back over to where Hoss and Adam are still sitting, and the paper is gone. See more