Marty Blair rides into North Fork to drum up business for the circus that is traveling west from Ohio. He's good with his guns and talks a good line but Lucas takes an immediate dislike to him. He's convinced that Blair isn't to be trusted and seems to be proven correct when Lucas shoots him during a robbery at the hotel. It was dark when Lucas shot him and Blair says he was just an innocent bystander. Mark's taken a liking to Blair and believes his story leading to some friction with his father. Written by
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When the gunsmith picks a rifle for Mark he suggests a Winchester 73, and hands him an 1890. The 73 was a lever action rifle, the 90 was the pump action that Mark takes. See more