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"The Virginian" The Sins of the Fathers (1970)

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David P. Harmon (writer)
Owen Wister (novel)
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Original Air Date:
4 March 1970 (Season 8, Episode 22)
The Virginian and Shiloh money are rescued by a lone man who he rewards with a job at Shiloh. He rubs the other men the wrong way, works hard, but is obviously a gunman. Clay Grainger soon realizes who he is but won't let him be fired. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

John McIntire ... Clay Grainger

Doug McClure ... Trampas

Tim Matheson ... Jim Horn
Sara Lane ... Elizabeth Grainger (credit only)

James Drury ... The Virginian

Robert Lipton ... Adam Randall
Tim McIntire ... John Wesley Hardin

Jeanette Nolan ... Holly Grainger

William Lucking ... Sam Evans

Ross Elliott ... Sheriff Mark Abbott
Terry Wilson ... Shaker

Stuart Nisbet ... Bartender
Harper Flaherty ... Harper
Bob Gravage ... Blacksmith
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cecil Combs ... Cecil (uncredited)
Dick Shane ... Dick (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Walter Doniger 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David P. Harmon  writer
Owen Wister  novel

Produced by
John Choy .... associate producer
Howard Christie .... producer
Norman MacDonnell .... executive producer
Robert Van Scoyk .... associate producer
Cinematography by
Enzo A. Martinelli (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Jack W. Schoengarth 
Art Direction by
Bill Kenney  (as William J. Kenney)
Set Decoration by
John McCarthy Jr. 
Perry Murdock 
Costume Design by
Helen Colvig 
Makeup Department
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
Production Management
Henry Kline .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lester Wm. Berke .... assistant director (as Les Berke)
Sound Department
Earl Crain Jr. .... sound
Editorial Department
Richard Belding .... editorial supervisor
Robert Brower .... color coordinator
Music Department
Percy Faith .... composer: theme music
Stanley Wilson .... music supervisor

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Frank Price 
Teddi Sherman 

George Orrison .... stunts
Dean Smith .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Sherman Kunkel .... assistant camera
Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

75 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:


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