Wagon Train: Season 2, Episode 24

The Conchita Vasquez Story (18 Mar. 1959)

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Suspecting a hurt girl he finds on the trail is part of a group of bandits, Flint cautiously helps her but soon learns she is all he suspects until her guardian is killed and Flint becomes her only protection.

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Conchita Vasquez
Frank McGrath ...
Terry Wilson ...
Carlos Romero ...
Carlos Soldareo
Joyce Meadows ...
Martha Williams
William Lundmark ...
Reverend Dan Jaeger
John Goddard ...
Wes Arthur
Alan Reynolds ...
Simon Williams
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Flint is decoyed by a beautiful girl with a sprained ankle and captured by Comancheros. They want a wagon load of Army rifles the Major is carrying so they deliver a ransom note from Flint asking for the rifles in return for his life. When the daughter of the leader Conchita Vasquez discovers Carlos Soldareo killed her father, she helps Flint escape also believing her and Flint are in love. Conchita is accepted warily by Adams. She has trouble fitting into the new environment and when Flint tells her he is not in love with her, she decides to get revenge by changing sides again. After talking to Carlos, she tells the Major to use a pass that will make it easy for the Comancheros to attack the train. Adams believes her over Flint's objections. At the pass Adams and Flint are suspicious and decide to test Conchita's feelings as Flint checks the pass. Written by Anonymous

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Comanchero Princess
16 June 2014 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

Robert Horton's gallantry is put to the test in many ways in this Wagon Train episode. First off spotting Anna Maria Alberghetti on the trail with a sprained ankle, he stops to help. He's taken prisoner by the Comancheros.

But there's a palace coup in the ranks. Alberghetti's father is overthrown and killed by Carlos Romero who ought to kill her, but he sadly thinks with his male member when she's around. So do a lot of people when she's around. Now she helps Flint McCullough escape.

What Alberghetti wants is safe passage on the Wagon Train. Ward Bond a bit older and wiser ain't so sure. One thing is sure Flint McCullough ain't the marrying kind and so informs the Comanchero princess.

Playing this part Alberghetti reminded a lot of Rita Moreno playing Anita in West Side Story. It's obvious to the viewer that this woman just goes on her whims.

Might have been nice to have Anna Maria Alberghetti sing a song just like Ann Blyth did the previous season. Would have added something to the story.


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