CTVA US Western - "Bronco" (WB/ABC) Season 3 (1960-61)

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Starring Ty Hardin as Bronco Layne
Season 3 (ABC) (1960-61)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
contributions by:
Rina Fox, D.W. McGregor, Louis H. Allgood, Sal Crisanti, Heiko Cleef

references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive / Writers Guild of America (wga)


 
######## The Cheyenne Show: Bronco ##########
############# season 3 1960-61 ###############
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ABC Mondays 7:30 pm Eastern  
Cheyenne (season 5) 13 episodes
Sugarfoot (season 4) 9 episodes and
Bronco (season 3) 10 episodes
rotated in the same time slot as part of  'The Cheyenne Show'
Each airing approx every 3rd week.

3.01 [41] Bronco: THE MUSTANGERS (1960.10.17)
Directed by Robert Altman
cast:
Mike Keene .................... Abner Shelton
Whitney Blake ................. Laurel Shelton
Robert Ridgely ................ Jimmy Smith
Kenneth Tobey ................. Campbell

 3.02 [42] Bronco: APACHE TREASURE (copyright title)   Intro
(aka Apache Gold)
Warner Bros/ Exec Pr. Wm T. Orr
07-Nov-1960 ABC Mon
Directed by Robert B. Sinclair
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest cast:
Mort Mills .................... Hickins
Richard Hale .................. Chief Victroio
Buddy Ebsen ................... Sergeant Cass
Chad Everett .................. Lieutenant Finley
Ed Prentiss ................... Major Keever
Synopsis:
Bronco finds his mission of peace to the Apaches falling flat.
It's probably because another white man is also making the rounds
- killing Apaches and selling their scalps. [RF]

3.03 [43] Bronco: SEMINOLE WAR PIPE (1960.12.12)
Directed by Robert Sparr
cast:
Robert Palmer ................. John Jumper
Anna Kashfi ................... Princess Natula
Dean Fredericks ............... Greywolf
Robert Warwick ................ Akacita
Don Wilbanks .................. Corporal Tyrone

3.04 [44] Bronco: ORDEAL AT DEAD TREE
02Jan61 ABC Mon
Directed by Robert Sparr
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest Cast:
Dorothy Neumann ........... Prudence Harrod
Frank Ferguson ............ Marshal Bob Harrod
Merry Anders .............. Lucy Follett
Trent Dolan ............... Roy Anders
Mary Newton ............... Mrs. Lloyd
Lenmana Guerin ............ Conchita
Synopsis:
Bronco Layne tries to outbluff a ruthless outlaw who holds two innocent
women as hostage, when they tried to help him. [TA]

3.05 [45] Bronco: THE INVADERS
Warner Bros/ Exec Pr. Wm T. Orr
23-Jan-1961 ABC MOn
Directed by William J. Hole, Jr.
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest cast:
Gerald Mohr .............. Mace Tilsey
Walter Sande ............. Marshal Steve Durrock
Shirley Knight ........... Molly Durrock
Joan Marshall ............ Lucille
Gary Vinson .............. Gunman
Synopsis 1:
Outlaw Mace Tilsey holds Marshal Steve Durrock's daughter Molly
as hostage, just to insure that the marshal won't stop his boys
from having a "good time" in town. [RF]
Synopsis 2:
Bronco reluctantly works for an outlaw to try and save the life of an
innocent girl being held as hostage. [TA]

3.06 [46] Bronco: THE BUCKBRIER TRAIL
20Feb61 ABC Mon
Produced by Sidney Biddel
Directed by Robert Sparr
Teleplay by William Bruckner
Story by Ray Hogan
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest Cast:
Ray Danton .................... Deputy Larkin
Mike Road ..................... Lieutenant Blyden
Sandra Gale Bettin ............ Ruth Gillespie
Denver Pyle ................... Norton Gillespie
Paul Birch .................... Marshal Kilgore
Michael Keep .................. Walter Ruick
Synopsis:
Bronco excorts a decoy prisoner to keep a madman's hatred from taking
the law into his own hands. [TA]

3.07 [47] Bronco: YANKEE TORNADO [verified - HC]
Warner Bros/ Exec Pr. Wm T. Orr
13Mar61 ABC Mon
Produced by Burt Dunne
Written by Warren Douglas
Directed by Leo Sholem
Director of Photography, Roger Shearman (or Bearman?)
edited by Robert Crawford
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest Cast:
Will Hutchins ............ Tom "Sugarfoot" Brewster
Peter Breck .............. Theodore Roosevelt
Whitney Blake ............ Julie
Tristram Coffin .......... George Mayfield
Don Haggerty ............. Henry Paddock
Lee Van Cleef ............ Shanghai Williams
John Alvin ............... Jim March
Tom London ............... Howdy O`Brien
Ralph Thomas ............. Lieutnant Sparks
Henry Hunter ............. Governor
Charles Stevens .......... Yellow Claw
Synopsis:
Bronco Learns that bumbastic oratory can be almost as deadly as a
bullet when he sides with young Teddy Roosevelt. [TA]

3.08 [48] Bronco: MANITOBA MANHUNT
Warner Bros/ Exec Pr. Wm T. Orr
03Apr1961 ABC Mon (rebroadcast 27Apr63 CBS Sat 6:30pm ET Cincinnati)
Directed by NOT KNOWN
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest cast:
Richard Garland ............... Dana Powell
Jacqueline Beer ............... Celeste Powell
Felix Deebank ................. Cpl. Sandy Scott
Judson Pratt .................. Marlow
John Baer ..................... Coil
Frederick Ledebur ............. Baptiste Leblanc
Jack Searl .................... Spaulding
Synopsis 1:
Bronco is asked to aid the Canadian Mounted Police in tracking down
a bank robber who's heading for the wilds of western Canada. He's
shocked to find that the fugitive is Dana Powell - his best friend.
[RF]
Synopsis 2:
Bronco Layne joins in the search for his best friend that two killers
are posing as U.S. Marshals. [TA]

3.09 [49] Bronco: STAGE TO THE SKY
24Apr61 ABC Mon
Directed by NOT KNOWN
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest Cast:
Joan Marshall ................. Molly Rawlins
Kent Taylor ................... Billy Rawfins
Bing Russell .................. Johnny Rawfins
Charles Fredericks ............ Mike
Ron Corsi ..................... Cass Jones
Synopsis:
Bronco faces a lynch mob when he tries to save his friend from the
unbridled hatred of his own brother. [TA]

3.10 [50] Bronco: GUNS OF THE LAWLESS
08May61 ABC Mon
Produced by Burt Dunne
Directed by Richard C. Sarafian
Written by William L. Stuart
From a Novel by Todhunter Ballard
Starring: Ty Hardin (as Bronco Layne)
Guest Cast:
Denver Pyle ................... Petrie Munger
Fred Beir ..................... Joe Spain
Morris Ankrum ................. Gilbert Groves
Synopsis:
Bronco agrees to help friends fight for ranch and finds himself facing  paid gunmen. [TA]

################### Bronco ###################
############## end of season 3 ###############
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