Duke rides onto the Casper farm looking for water where Mrs. Casper greets him by calling him Jason. While Duke waters his horse, Mrs. Casper tells her husband Joe that Jason Carter is back. Joe saddles a horse to ride over to the Carter farm to tell them. He tells Frank Carter Jason is back. Frank is a step-brother to Jason and step-son of Mary Carter who owns the Carter farm. Meanwhile, Duke rides into the local town where people stare at him. Cyrus Bolton seeing him from his office window, goes outside and tells Duke to come into his office - at gunpoint. Once inside, Duke pulls his gun but Cyrus tells him he just wanted him off the street. Duke is a slighter older version of Jason Carter who everyone believes ran off but only Cyrus knows he is dead after stealing money from Cyrus. His disappearance caused Mary Carter to freeze time believing Jason will be back any moment. Cyrus wants to use Duke to awaken her from her frozen view of time but someone else takes a shot at Duke and ...
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Mary Carters' ranch house in "The Frank Carter Story" (1962) was the same house lived in by Slim Sherman, Daisy Cooper, Mike Williams and Jess Harper in the series "Laramie". See more
When Duke leaves the Carter ranch to return to the wagon train he is dressed in Jason Carters' old black suit. As he approaches the wagon train he is, once again, dressed in clothes similar to what he normally wares. Those clothes, however, are not the same clothes he wore when he first rode into the town of Clayton from the wagon train. See more