George is a young man who is hounded by fear of other people. He moves to the West hoping the experience will toughen him up. Instead, he is mocked and beaten by men in a trail outfit. He loses his job as the trail cook, and leaves in disgrace and humiliation. He finds himself in Northfork. There he meets Lucas and Mark, who help him with encouragement, work, and support against vindictive pursuers from the trail outfit. Lucas helps George, and Mark, learn that there are different kinds of fear. George finds that he is not the coward that he thinks he thought he was. Written by
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While Lucas is getting held and punch the camera shows Mark standing by the wagon with George and he his hair is a mess hanging straight down. But when Mark jumps on one of the cowboys and thrown to the side, Mark's hair has returned to the normal combed and bushed over to the right look. 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