Cheyenne is to be the best man at his friend Johnny McIntyre's wedding. As he arrives someone shoots at him. In town it happens again and ends with Johnny killing his future brother-in-law Lafe who believes Cheyenne is wanted for murder.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Elmer Bostrum
Selma Dawson
Jock Gaynor ...
Johnny McIntyre
Cyrus Dawson
Jasper Dawson
Sherriff Ed Graves
Lafe Dawson


Cheyenne is to be the best man at his friend Johnny McIntyre's wedding. Selma Dawson is set to marry Johnny, the foreman her father hired. Her kid brother Jasper doesn't like the "saddle tramp" but easy go lucky older brother Lafe does. On the road someone takes a shot at Cheyenne. In town Johnny and Lafe are having a two man bachelor party in the saloon while waiting for Cheyenne. Outside the saloon Elmer Bostrum tears down all the wanted posters and puts one up saying Cheyenne is wanted dead or alive for murder with a $2,000 reward. Bostrum takes the drunk Lafe outside and makes sure he sees the poster as Cheyenne arrives. Lafe fires at Cheyenne. When the drunk Johnny comes to help and accidentally kills Lafe in a dark alley, Cheyenne wants to know who's been taking potshots at him. The next day as Cheyenne and Johnny return the body to the Dawson ranch someone takes another shot at Cheyenne hitting Johnny in the arm. When they reach the ranch, Cheyenne wonders why Cyrus Dawson ... Written by DrDOS

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9 January 1961 (USA)  »

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Clint Walker does not take his shirt off in this episode. See more »


When Cheyenne is shot at by Elmer in several scenes, you can see that it's his stand-in instead. See more »


Cheyenne Bodie: C'mon, Johnny. Let's go to the hotel and get a room.
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