Stagecoach West: Season 1, Episode 19

The Arsonist (14 Feb. 1961)

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A retiring bookkeeper agrees to help a businessman destroy his factory for the insurance money backfires when the owner is killed in a bungled robbery by his wife's lover. The crook joins ... See full summary »

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Richard Eyer ...
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James Dunn ...
Jethrow Burke
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Jack Craig
Adele Mara ...
Sally Burke
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A retiring bookkeeper agrees to help a businessman destroy his factory for the insurance money backfires when the owner is killed in a bungled robbery by his wife's lover. The crook joins the husband and wife on Luke's stagecoach for their trip to San Francisco and tries to steal the five thousand dollars the bookkeeper received as a retirement gift en route. Written by David Bassler

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[last lines]
Luke Perry: Well, there is one matter, Sime.
Simon Kane: What's that?
Luke Perry: Mr. Murchison. He's going to take a dim view of us losing a stage and a buckboard in that fire.
Jethrow Burke: Oh, I think I can fix that. You see, I still have the five thousand dollars.
Simon Kane: The five thousand dollars? But Craig took that.
Jethrow Burke: No, he took my money belt. Here's the money.
Luke Perry: But the money belt?
Jethrow Burke: Merely for protection, Mr. Perry. You see, I read you frontiersman kept your valuables in your money belts, so I kept my money in my pocket!
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Stagecoach West
Music by Skip Martin
Lyrics by Terry Gilkyson
Sung by Bud and Travis
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