The Rifleman: Season 4, Episode 1
The Vaqueros (2 Oct. 1961)
In Mexico to buy a seed-bull, Lucas and Mark McCain fall prey to bandits. These bandits strip Lucas of his shirt, hat, and boots. Then they tie him to a tree and leave him to die while they ride off with his kidnapped son.
Director:Joseph H. Lewis
Writer:Arthur Browne Jr.