A timid easterner and his wife arrive in Medicine Bow looking for a job as a teacher. Two escaped convicts come through Medicine Bow taking the new teacher, his wife, and students hostage while The Virginian is the temporary sheriff.

Director:

Writers:

, (novel)
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Gary Clarke ...
...
...
Arthur Lilly
...
Roberta Shore ...
Anne Meacham ...
Sarah Lilly
...
Dan Molder
John Davis Chandler ...
Dog
...
Torson (as Robert J. Stevenson)
...
Kay Stewart ...
Mrs. Harper
Justin Smith ...
Mr. Lemmiker
Walter Mathews ...
Mr. Harper
Edit

Storyline

Two convicts break out of prison at Laramie. The Sheriff and staff are called away to hunt them down so he has The Virginian take over while he is gone with Trampas and Steve as his deputies. Arthur Lilly and his wife Sarah arrive in Medicine Bow where they have heard a school teacher is needed. The two convicts have come to Medicine Bow on their way to Canada. The Lillys are easterners and unused to the raw lifestyle of the west. Mr. Lilly is timid and dominated by his controlling wife. He left an eastern school after several students were killed in a fire and he was unable to save them. When the convicts arrive in Medicine Bow, they take the couple along with the students hostage in the school house, Mr. Lilly is forced to confront his fears again. Does he save himself or his students? Garth and The Virginian develop a plan but will Mr. Lilly and his wife be able to do their part? Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 October 1962 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Arthur Lilly: This is not a public house?
Judge Henry Garth: This is not. It is, or was until you came in, a very private one.
Arthur Lilly: Sarah, I feel we are the victims of a practical joke.
Judge Henry Garth: Just, just a minute. Who sent you?
Sarah Lilly: One of the hooligans in town.
Arthur Lilly: A deputy sheriff, judging from his badge. I believe he was called Trampas?
Judge Henry Garth: Oh.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Huge Flaw in 'Roar from the Mountain' mcmikecroaro-1
Medicine Bow rosevhouser49
Trampas hair colour blondcowboy
The Virginian's Hat shelby0296
Any Aussie fans of 'The Virginian' here? guiltyrain
Why no DVD in the UK? Ralphng69
Discuss The Brazen Bell (1962) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?