Gunsmoke: Season 1, Episode 2
Hot Spell (17 Sep. 1955)
Temperatures are high, tempers are short, and Matt is unenviably duty-bound to protect despicable gunman Cope Borden from being lynched by a group of normally law-abiding and hard-working ranchers and cowhands.
Director:Charles Marquis Warren
Writer:E. Jack Neuman (story)