Laredo (1965–1967)
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The Deadliest Kid in the West 

After the Morgan gang, the Rangers catch a wounded member and his teen daughter. In helping the wounded man, they come to worry about the girl as they await the rest of the gang. After killing the gang, what to do with father and daughter.

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Lance Mabry
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Reese, Chad and Joe trail a wounded train robber Lance Mabry to his ranch and encounter the thief's feisty teen-aged daughter Missy who is unaware of her father's criminal activities. Although severely wounded, the rangers are able to treat Mabry allowing him to recover. Mabry tells the men the Nick Morgan gang is after him because he took the money after overhearing them plan to keep his share of the loot after he was wounded. The rangers return to Laredo to tell Parmalee they recovered the money and all the bandits are dead. Reese tells the heroic tale of how they killed the gang while fighting a fire that threatened to burn them out. The tale continues with Mabry giving his life to save the rangers and Missy. After hearing his tale, Parmalee tells them a story about the three rangers killing the Morgan gang by themselves followed by the rangers plotting to allow Lance and Missy to escape. The rangers are hard pressed to know how Parmalee knows the truth until he reveals Mabry gave ... Written by David Bassler

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31 March 1966 (USA)  »

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Reese Bennett: [to Missy] You came that close to killin' me! Why I ought to take you across my knee and spank you for it!
[Missy cocks her rifle and points it at Reese]
Chad Cooper: Oh, you really scared her, Reese.
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A claustrophobic episode
9 December 2016 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

Other than the four regulars, only guest cast members Jack Kelly playing an outlaw on the run and his daughter Gina Gillespie are the only members of the cast in this episode. Most of the action takes place within Kelly's home where he's wounded.

The Rangers are after him, but so is the gang he ran with because he absconded with the loot after overhearing they were going to do him out of his share presuming he died. He wanted it to go to Gina Gillespie.

Gillespie is one spitfire juvenile who can take care of herself. The three cast members with Kelly and Gillespie are besieged in the house the Morgan gang trying to take them any way they can.

Even in a life or death situation the same clowning these Rangers always do is present here. Wouldn't know a Laredo episode without it.


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