Wagon Train: Season 3, Episode 15

The Colonel Harris Story (13 Jan. 1960)

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Flint goes to Fort Young to see the Harris family and Bowman Lewis who were friends from his youth. He finds Mrs. Harris dead and her husband swearing to wipe out all Indians including Lewis who leads the Comanche and his mother, Princess.



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Episode cast overview:
Colonel James Harris
Bowman Lewis
Terry Wilson ...
Frank McGrath ...
Jacqueline deWit ...
Princess (as Jacqueline de Wit)
Ken Mayer ...
Major Shegan
Nestor Paiva ...
Sgt. Carl Boemher
Irene Windust ...
Charity Harris
Bill Catching ...


Flint takes leave to visit Fort Young to see the Harris family. Colonel Harris has returned to command the Fort and they helped raise Flint who spent much time with them growing up. Upon his arrival he learns Charity Harris was killed by Comanches and the mother of Bowman Lewis, Princess, is now a captive of the Army and Bowman is Chief of the Comanches known as Red Bow. After talking with Harris, Flint is sent to Bowman about a meeting with the Army. Flint learns it was a few Comanche braves leaving the tribe for Canada who killed Charity Harris. Bowman agrees to the meeting but when Harris arrives with a large force aiming to attack, the Comanches wipe out the Army forces. Growing up with the Army, Bowman understands and uses military tactics. Harris sends Princess with Major Shegan to arrange another meeting at the Fort with Bowman. When they arrive, Harris takes Flint and Bowman captive. As Harris prepares to leave the Fort with his captives an Indian war party of many tribes ... Written by Anonymous

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