Wagon Train: Season 3, Episode 33

The Dr. Swift Cloud Story (25 May 1960)

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Thinking he is not welcome by the white man or his people, an educated Chiracua Indian returns to find prejudices among both of them and must find a way to overcome all of them before it is too late.



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Episode cast overview:
Flint McCullough (credit only)
Rafael Campos ...
Dr. Swift Cloud
Frank McGrath ...
Terry Wilson ...
Phillip Pine ...
Straight Arrow
Brad Morrow ...
Dabbs Hargrove
Francis McDonald ...
Geema (as Francis J. McDonald)
Mr. Finley
Harold Goodwin ...
Mr. Hargrove
Art Stewart ...
Member of Wagon Train
Kathleen Case ...
Marie Hargrove (as Cathy Case)


When the wagon train enters Chiracua territory, it is attacked. Marie Hargrave is killed by an arrow while her husband is severely wounded by one in the shoulder. The Chiracua leave at nightfall but a young man rides into camp under a white flag. Adams and his men know him as Swift Cloud, son of Chief Fire Cloud. Adams had taken him to San Francisco four years earlier to see a doctor about a profound limp. The Chief wanted his son healed so he can be Chief but when he did not return, Chief Fire Cloud started attacking wagon trains believing his son is dead. Swift Cloud tells Adams he has learned the white man's ways and become a doctor. The people on the train refuse to let him treat them so he leaves for the Chiracua camp to see his dad. His dad is on his death bed from an infected bullet wound in the leg. He allows Swift Cloud to operate but Geema the Medicine man refuses to let him allowing Chief Fire Cloud to die. When Swift Cloud claims the title of Chief, his friend Straight ... Written by Anonymous

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