Lucas and Mark McCain ride into the town of Northfork with the hope of buying a ranch and settling down. A shooting match is being held and the prize money could help pay for the ranch...but Jim Lewis, the man who 'runs' Northfork, doesn't want Lucas to win. Written by
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Mark stated he could fire his father's rifle, but in later episodes it's learned that Mark cannot shoot it. See more
Mark refers to his father as "dad" instead of "pa" in the dining room. "I can shoot my dad's rifle." See more
Keep your mouth shut. I'll do the talkin'.
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his riffle and then stares into the camera. See more