The Virginian: Season 1, Episode 6

Big Day, Great Day (24 Oct. 1962)

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Over the Fourth of July Garth, Steve and Trampas go to Denver to pickup a bed for Betsy. The bed is burned as Garth meets a friend wrestling in a title match as Steve is infatuated with a girl. Intrigue follows but Garth gets a bed.



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Episode cast overview:
Gary Clarke ...
Frank Krause
Mickey Shaughnessy ...
Muldoon (as Michael Shaughnessy)
Carolyn Kearney ...
Pearl Dodd Krause
Cappy Donald
Richard Shannon ...
Sheriff Ed Wilcox
Dan Sheridan ...
Barry McGuire ...
Harry Krause
Robert Patten ...
Dr. Blaine
Dorothy Neumann ...


Steve and Judge Garth along with Trampas sneaking along head to Casper to pick up Betsy's long overdue Christmas present, an Italian canopy bed, on the Fourth of July. When they arrive a fire destroys the freight office and bed. The Judge runs into a professional wrestler, Frank Krause, an old friend who is there for a world championship match and to get married. Garth agrees to stick around to work Frank's corner during the wrestling match. However, unknown to the wrestlers their managers try to fix the match leading to Frank and Judge Garth believing Frank killed his manager. At the same time Steve becomes infatuated with Maxine who looks like an old sweetheart deciding to marry her in a dual ceremony with Frank and Pearl. With the Judge's urging, Trampas tries to bring Steve to his senses about Maxine while Frank marries his longtime sweetheart Pearl followed by the early and impromptu wrestling match. The Judge still leaves Casper with Betsy's Christmas present as a result. Written by Anonymous

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