Cheyenne: Season 2, Episode 2

The Long Winter (25 Sep. 1956)

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Cheyenne is asked to winter in the north with a herd of cattle over the winter with two men until the owner returns. One man quits and Cheyenne runs off the other one who is the foreman after he attacks a neighbor's wife in her cabin.

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Cast

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Susan Doonevan
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Kelso Prather (as Bob Wilke)
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Major George Early
Stacy Keach Sr. ...
Dutchman (as Stacy Keach)
Murvyn Vye ...
Stumpy Jack
Tom Pittman ...
Bushrod
Robert Williams ...
Tom Doonevan
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Armstrong
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Cheyenne is part of a cattle drive headed to the Canadian border. They are about 300 miles from the border as the weather starts to turn cool. The owner Major George Early decides to bed his herd down in the valley rather than risk the elements. He plans to return south and return in the spring with more cattle to take north. On the way to a town for supplies Cheyenne and Early come across buffalo hunter Tom Doonevan who served with Early and his much younger and beautiful wife Susan. In town Early learns the rustler Dutchman and his gang are there so he strikes a deal to protect his head. He offers a bonus to the men who stay the winter. Cheyenne and two others decide to stay but will they all be able to endure the harsh weather and loneliness that awaits them. One is the youngster Bushrod who is goaded into staying by the foreman Kelso Prather along with Cheyenne who was asked explicitly by Early who questions the reliability of Kelso even though he has been his foreman for years. ... Written by DrDOS

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Trivia

Clint Walker takes his shirt off in this episode. See more »

Goofs

Cheyenne and the major pull their wagon up to a store. At the same time, a customer is walking up the stairs beside the wagon heading to the store as well. When the camera cuts away to a close up of Cheyenne and the major, the customer is just making the top of the stairs; when he should have already made it to the door! See more »

Quotes

Cheyenne Bodie: You'll have to step over my foot first mister and I don't think your legs are long enough.
Dutchman: A big man huh! How tall do you stand mister?
Cheyenne Bodie: Can't say. I haven't measured myself since last week and I grow a little every day.
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Old Dan Tucker
Written by Daniel Decatur Emmett
Performed by Murvyn Vye
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