A dispute ends with one man dead, the Sheriff unconscious, and the shooter on the run. The Virginian, Trampas, and David catch the shooter with his family. The softhearted David wants to let the shooter go but The Virginian won't go along.



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Episode cast overview:
Sara Lane ...
Hosea McKinley
Ellen McKinley
Caleb and Jack Welles
Ford Rainey ...
Amos Wardlow
John Daniels ...
John Milford ...
Tom Middleton ...
Frank Harley


Hosea McKinley finds himself being evicted by Sheriff Abbott and Caleb Welles due to a shady contract crafted by Welles. During the eviction Caleb Welles is shot dead and the Sheriff is severely wounded and unconscious. McKinley decides to run as Trampas rides up after hearing the shots. Trampas takes Abbott to Shiloh where a party is occurring. They decide to let the Shiloh men search for McKinley while Elizabeth tends to Abbott at Shiloh. The next morning Clay leads a group of men but they have to split up due to two sets of overlapping tracks. The Virginian, Trampas, and Dave Sutton track down McKinley at a remote cabin with his wife and son. McKinley is exhausted and starved so they stay overnight. David at one point wants to let McKinley go but The Virginian stops him. They return him and his family to Medicine Bow for a trial but Caleb's brother Jack wants revenge, a lynching and to show Medicine Bow who is now in charge. He uses his brother's lending business to threaten ... Written by Anonymous

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26 February 1969 (USA)  »

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