The Virginian: Season 4, Episode 9

Show Me a Hero (17 Nov. 1965)

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While returning to Shiloh Trampas injures his horse saving a man with a runaway team. He is forced to stay a few days in a small town with the man as an old friend arrives to force the town to sign over its gambling rights to him.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Judge Henry Garth (credit only)
Emmett Ryker (credit only)
Randy Boone ...
Randy Benton (credit only)
Diane Roter ...
Jennifer Sommers (credit only)
The Virginian (credit only)
Frank Colter
Lois Colter
Keith Bentley
Sarah Bentley
Lee Patterson ...
Midge Conway
Sheriff Ben Tolliver (as Douglas V. Fowley)
Bert Devlin
Rex Holman ...
Philip Leland


While traveling Trampas rescues Frank Colter from a runaway wagon and in so doing his horse is injured. Trampas is forced to stay over in Eagle Creek while his horse heals and becomes friends with the residents. Colter and others have rebuilt Eagle Creek hoping for the railroad to come through it based on inside information Colter learned in his previous job. A gambling tycoon wants to take over the city and sends Midge Conway to force the town to accept his terms and offers Conway control of the gambling in Eagle Creek if he gets the contract. Midge is an old friend of Trampas and must resort to rough methods to get what he wants from Colter and the town. Trampas hopes to stay out of the conflict. Written by Anonymous

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17 November 1965 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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