Outside of Dodge, a trapper rides upon two men leaning over a body. Thinking it's a robbery, he shoots at them and runs them off. When he sees it's the Doc, he takes him into Dodge and tells everyone what happened. His story changes with each telling and when they catch them the town wants to do nothing less than lynch them both. Written by
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George Lindsay's character tricks Festus into coming into the jail cell, around the 46:00 mark, grabs his gun and locks Festus in the cell by slamming the cell door. Lindsay must have used too much force because if you look in the right corner of the screen at that moment the wall separates and a corner bead of tape, or some other material rolls down like someone is peeling it off, they never break character. See more
[suspects cornered and they are going to try to talk them out
Yeager, Moore - Come on out!
And get lynched?
You won't be lynched. You'll get a fair trial.
Then were gonna hang you.