While in town one day, Lucas runs into Tom Benton, an old friend from his days in the army. Benton seems to have fallen on hard times, though, as he's drinking heavily and winds up shooting up the saloon and getting arrested by Micah. Lucas bails him out, against Benton's protests, but it turns out that Benton has his own reasons for wanting to stay in jail. Written by
Did You Know?
During the opening scene there's a rare wide shot of Northfork from outside of the town. See more
When Tom Benton Pours His Own "Whiskey" into the Mug he Clearly Filled it 3/4ths Full and has the Mug in his Right Hand. When Lucas Enters the Saloon and calls his name he's just getting ready to take a swig and a half a second later when the camera goes back to Benton the Mug is Now clearly in his Left Hand and is 2/3rds Empty. See more
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his riffle and then stares into the camera. See more