When the one-armed man Fred Johnson is arrested in LA for smashing up a bar, the news is flashed nationwide (courtesy of Lt. Gerard), and Richard Kimble learns of Johnson's arrest at a trucking firm in Tuscon. Gerard is waiting in the wings for Kimble's arrival, but unknown to Gerard also working at LAPD headquarters is court stenographer Jean Carlisle, who is close to the Kimble family because they helped her cope with her father's arrest for embezzlement. Upon learning of Gerard's presence, Jean calls Richard's sister Donna and learns that Richard is probably headed for LA. After she meets Kimble and helps him escape a police dragnet, she helps him tail Fred Johnson, who has been unexpectedly bailed out of jail through seedy bondsman Art Howe. Howe and Johnson make a deal to blackmail his client out of $50,000, but after Johnson kills Howe, Richard and Jean learn the source of Johnson's bail - a source that devastates Kimble to the point that, despite arranging to get to Stafford ... Written by
22 August 1967 (USA)
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Although Don Medford
gets sole credit for directing this show and the next one, he only did about half of the work before getting sick and turning it over to assistant director Paul Wurtzel
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[Epilog Closing Narration. Viewers see a train speeding down the tracks. Inside one of the box cars, viewers see Fred Johnson, the one armed man
A free man, Fred Johnson, boarded a train that will take him east, to Indiana... to Stafford.
[Viewers then see another train, with Lt. Gerard sitting next to Richard Kimble, almost exactly as they sat on the fateful train ride that led to Kimble's escape
Hours later, two men boarded another train that will bring them to the same destination. For one ...