In Bret's last episode, the Maverick brothers (Bret and Bart) find themselves the heirs to a stagecoach line. Thinking they have struck it rich, they find instead that the stagecoach line is broke. But the railroad is coming through and the stagecoach's right of way might yet provide their fortune, or so the brothers hope. Written by
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The final appearance of Bret Maverick marking the departure of James Garner
from the series due to a contract dispute. See more
After being blown up. Rumsey Plumb says to Bret "Ya know Maverick, I've been shooting locks off express boxes for twenty years. That's the first one that shot back." The problem with that statement is. There was not lock on that strong box. The hasp is clearly visible with no lock in it a few times. The first being when Shotgun is putting the bomb in the box. He opens the box puts the bomb in it and put the box back under the drivers seat. And he never took off or placed a lock on the box. See more
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