CTVA Western - "Johnny Ringo" (Four Star/ CBS) (1959-60) starring Don Durant

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Johnny Ringo (1958-61)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:

Jacquelyn Patterson -  Johnny Ringo website
Sal Crisanti, Rina Fox
references:
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JOHNNY RINGO
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Four Star-Pamaron-Zane Grey production
for
CBS (Thursdays 8:30PM EST)
 CREATED AND PRODUCED BY: AARON SPELLING
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: STEPHEN LORD
PRODUCTION MANAGER: BARRY CRANE

US Western series 1959-60 38 episodes x 30 min bw
Sarring:
Don Durant as Johnny Ringo
Karen Sharpe as Laura Thomas
Mark Goddard as Cully
Terence de Marney as Case Thomas

Premise:
A gunfighter turns Sheriff of a lawless Arizona town.

Production Credits:
Production Supervisor: Jack Sonntag
Editorial Supervisor: Bernard Burton
Supervising Art Director: Bill Ross
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DIRECTORS INCLUDED:  [SC]
HOWARD W. KOCH, JOHN ENGLISH, DICK MODER, LAMONT JOHNSON,
PAUL HENREID, TOM GRIES
ASSISTANT DIRECTORS INCLUDED:
LLOYD ALLEN, DICK MODER, CY BROOSKIN
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WRITERS INCLUDED:  [SC]
AARON SPELLING, DAVID CHANDLER, JOHN FALVO, STEPHEN LORD, BARNEY SLATER,
JAMES HURLEY # FREDERIC LOUIS FOX
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EDITORIAL SUPERVISOR: BERNARD BURTON [SC]
DIRECTORS OF PHOTOGRAPHY INCLUDED:
GEORGE DISKANT, CHAS. E. BURKE, NORMAN S. POWELL [SC]

STORY EDITOR: STEPHEN LORD [SC]
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MUSIC SUPERVISION: HERSCHEL BURKE GILBERT [SC]
MUSIC SCORE: RUDY SCHRAGER [SC]
THEME GUITAR SCORE: LAURINDO ALMEIDA [SC]
THEME LYRICS BY: DON DURANT [SC]
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STUNTS:
DALE VAN SICKEL, FRED KRONE, ROBERT HOY, CHUCK HAYWARD, BILL CATCHING,
CHUCK COUCH, MIKE MIKLER [SC]
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LOCATIONS INCLUDED:
REPUBLIC BACK LOT AND WESTERN STREET AND IVERSON RANCH  [SC]

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[00] Johnny Ringo: (pilot): MAN ALONE aka THE LONER (copyright title)
(featured on "Zane Grey Theater" 3.22 [81])
5Mar59 CBS Thursday 9:00pm EST
Cast:
Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Thomas Mitchell (as Cason Thomas)
Marilyn Erskine (as Laura Thomas)
Scott Forbes (as Evans)
William Vaughn
Duane Grey
Maurice Young
The original opening in this episode, with veteran Roy Barcroft(??) as a
man determined that his son establish a reputation as a gunfighter by
killing Johnny Ringo, was left intact and used in the second (??) pilot.

Scott Forbes played the evil saloon-owner in the first version,
Thomas Mitchell the town drunk Johnny converts into a deputy, and
Marilyn Erskine his daughter Laura.

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CBS Thursdays 8:30PM Eastern
Prod nos. 2301 - 2777 (ODD nos. only USED ) / Prod. no. 2371 NOT USED ? 

 1.01 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE ARRIVAL (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2301
01-Oct-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Howard W. Koch
Written & Created By Aaron Spelling
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
James Coburn........Moss Taylor
Willis Bouchey........as Hartford
Bill Catching........as Kurt Neilson
Henry Rowland........as Lee Cross
Bill Erwin........as Manners
James Parnell........as Harry, The Bartender
Roy Barcroft........as Pat Merlin
Synopsis:
Ringo tires of his life as a gunfighter and becomes Sheriff of a lawless
Arizona town known as Velardi. He hires the town drunk as deputy, who
repays Ringo's faith in him when the chips are down.

1.02 [--] Johnny Ringo: CULLY (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2303
08-Oct-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Howard W. Koch
Written By Stephen Lord
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Mark Goddard........as Cully
Bruce Gordon........as Max
Darlene Fields........as Claire
Percy Helton........as Purdom
Synopsis:
A carnival trick shot expert "Kid Adonis" comes to town and his manager tries
to force him into a gun fight with Ringo. Ringo likes the young trick shooter,
but the manager wants to take advantage of the fact that Ringo may have killed
the kid's father.

1.03 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE ACCUSED (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2313
15-Oct-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Lamont Johnson
Written By Frederic Louis Fox
Director of Photography, Chas E. Burke
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Robert Gist........as Virgil Kincaid
Bartlett Robinson........as Trask
George Mitchell........as Judge Wilks
William Schallert........as Bogan
Robert Griffin........as Jess
*
Ron Howard (uncredited, in his first speaking role!)
Synopsis:
Although acquitted by a jury of a murder charge, a man is hounded by hostile
townspeople despite Ringo's efforts in behalf of the man whom he believes is innocent.

1.04 [--] Johnny Ringo: A KILLING FOR CULLY (verified -RF)
Four Star prod. no. 2309
22-Oct-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Howard W. Koch
Written By David Chandler
Director of Photography, Chas E. Burke
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
with:
Karen Sharpe...... as Laura Thomas (recurring) (to be verified)
Mark Goddard .... as Cully (recurring)
Terence DeMarney....as Case Thomas (recurring) (to be verified)
Guest Cast:
Arch Johnson.........as Red Walsh
Bing Russell.........as Dick Walsh
Joe Perry.........as Bert Walsh
Joan harding.........as Abby
Regina Gleason.........as Rose
Synopsis:
Cully, Ringo's young deputy, is forced to kill a man for the first time. Even
though Ringo and others in the town assure him he had no choice, Cully goes
through a tremendous psychological beating as a result of the shooting.

[05] Johnny Ringo: THE HUNTERS
Four Star prod. no. 2307
29-Oct-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Howard W. Koch
Written By Barney Slater
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Paul Richards.........as Beecher
Michael Hinn.........as Sam Howell
Karl Lukas .......... as ??
Fiona Hale.........as Mrs. Howell
Ted Lehman.........as Fraser
Recurring Cast:
Mark Goddard....as Cully
Synopsis:
Guards from a state prison track escaped convicts with intentions of killing
them rather than capture. Ringo steps in at the last minute and prevents the
ruthless slaughter.

1.06 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE POSSE (verified -RF)
Four Star prod. no. 2305
05-Nov-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By John English
Written By Robert Sherman
Director of Photography, Chas E. Burke
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
with:
Karen Sharpe...... as Laura Thomas (recurring)
Mark Goddard .... as Cully (recurring)
Terence DeMarney....as Case Thomas (recurring)
Guest Cast:
Walter Sande.........as Corning
Carter DeHaven.........as General Hickey
Richard Devon.........as Jessie Mead
Richard Newton.........as Harris
John Harmon.........as Robuck
(Kay Kuter as Jobe)(uncredited?)
Synopsis:
An old friend of Ringo's comes to town and asks to be locked up to escape a
lynch mob who accuse him of murder.. Ringo locks the man up and when the town,
stirred up by the lynch mob, attempts to storm the jail, Ringo learns of the
plot to rob the town's bank, using the excitement at the jail as a cover.

1.07 [--] Johnny Ringo: GHOST COACH (verified -RF)
Four Star prod. no. 2311
12-Nov-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By John English
Written By William Ling and William Levinson
Director of Photography, Chas E. Burke
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Carl Benton Reid.........as Platt
Phillip Pine.........as Nelson
John Harmon.........as Doolittle
Synopsis:
A Civil War Relic in the form of an army wagon with an ominous skeleton still
in the driver's seat turns out to be a Ghost Coach.

1.08 [--] Johnny Ringo: DEAD WAIT (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2321
19-Nov-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By William Dario Faralla
Written By John Falvo
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Elisha Cook, Jr. .......as Maxie Dolan
Peter Whitney .......... as Arnold Riker
Synopsis:
Seriously injured in a stagecoach wreck while taking two dangerous escaped
convicts back to Yuma prison, Ringo faces tremendous odds as he attempts to
deliver them on foot, across the desert!

1.09 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE RAIN MAN (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2315
26-Nov-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Dick Moder
Written By William Link & Richard Levinson
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
John Carradine........as The Rain Man
Guest Cast:
Ken Mayer........as Burke
Michael Hinn........as Piper
Forrest Compton........as Silas
Clarke Alexander........as The Store Owner
Synopsis:
A man dressed like a character out of the Bible comes to Velardi and promises to
find water for the drought-stricken residents providing they will pay him in
gold. Ringo distrusts the rain man.

1.10 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE CAT (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2317
03-Dec-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Frank Baur
Teleplay By Richard Newman & Stephen Lord/ Story By Richard Newman
Director of Photography, Glen Mac Williams
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
Cecil Kellaway........as Cyrus Hampton
Guest Cast:
Archie Duncan........as Keating
Joe Sargant........as Chet
Craig Duncan........as Toby
Synopsis:
An eccentric millionaire from the East brings a Bengal tiger to Arizona where he
plans to turn the animal loose and then track and kill it. Ringo warns the man
against freeing the animal, but his warning is ignored.

[--] 10-Dec-1957 - no details

1.11 [--] Johnny Ringo: LOVE AFFAIR (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2329
17-Dec-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Don Taylor
Written By Stephen Lord
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
Gloria De Haven........as Rosemary Blake
Guest Cast:
Gerald Mohr........as Barney Chisom
Jess Kirkpatrick........as The Bartender
William McLean........as The Clerk
Synopsis:
Cully falls in love with a troubled woman who hides a dangerous past.

1.12 [--] Johnny Ringo: KID WITH A GUN (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2319
24-Dec-1959 CBS Thur
Directed By Paul Henreid
Written By T.E.Brooks
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Robert F. Simon........as Sam Cason
Liza Minzies........as Josie Wilkins
Howard Wright........as Bledsoe
James Rawley........as The Clerk
And:
Vic Morrow........as Bill Stoner
Synopis:
Ringo takes charge of an investigation when a young girl maintains her father
was murdered, despite evidence to the contrary.

1.13 [--] Johnny Ringo: BOUND BOY (verified -RF)
Four Star prod. no. 2323
31-Dec-1959 CBS Thur
Written & Directed by Tom Gries
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
James Westerfield ....... Aben Burke
George Brenlin .......... Ralph Votrian
Ken Patterson ........... Jim Fitzpatrick
And:
Tim Considine ........... Jamie
Synopsis:
Ringo goes to the aid of a young runaway boy who seeks refuge in Arizona after
running away from a mean rancher, in whose care he had been placed by the State.

1.14 [--] Johnny Ringo: EAST IS EAST (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2331
07-Jan-1960 CBS Thur
Directed By Laurence Stewart
Written By Wilton Schiller
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
Debra Paget........as Agnes St.John
Guest Cast:
Harry Landers........as Arch Ganzer
John Pickard........as Riley Criswell
Russ Bender........as Jason
Harvey Perry........as The Drunk
Don Gazzaniga........as Connors
Synopsis:
A woman reporter from the East regards the state of the frontier with contempt,
yet is curiously familiar with Velardi.

1.15 [--] Johnny Ringo: POSTER INCIDENT (verified -SC)
Four Star prod. no. 2333
14-Jan-1960 CBS Thur
Directed By Dick Moder
Written By P.K.Palmer
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
Gene Raymond........as Silky Carter
Guest Cast:
Raymond Bailey ...... as Mr King (Arthur Tobias ?)
James Maloney........as Grailey
Olan Soule........as The Clerk
Robert B. Williams........as Silas
Jess Kirkpatrick........as The Bartender
Synopsis:
Politician Arthur Tobias kills two men and claims self-defense. Ringo is
skeptical.

1.16 [--] Johnny Ringo: DIE TWICE (verified -RF)
Four Star prod. no. 2327
20-Jan-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Written by Frederic Louis Fox
Director of Photography, Carl Guthrie
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Star:
Gene Evans ........... Boone Hackett
Guest Cast:
Jean Allison ......... Lydia Hackett
Brett King ........... Florey Tamlin
Cecil Smith .......... Bartender
Paul Sorenson ........ Roy Kretcher
*
Joe Haworth (as Walt) (uncredited?)
Synopsis
An outlaw, reported dead and buried, is apparently still active in crime. When
Ringo attempts to exhume the body for investigation, he makes a startling discovery .

[17] Johnny Ringo: FOUR CAME QUIETLY
Four Star prod. no. 2337
28-Jan-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Bud Springsteen
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Jay C. Flippen as Gabe Jethro)
L.Q. Jones (as Billy Boy Jethro)
Gordon Polk (as Frank Jethro)
Wayne Tucker (as Grat Jethro)
When Ringo is forced to kill a prisoner escaping from jail, his outlaw family
comes to town bent on revenge.

[18] Johnny Ringo: THE LIARS
Four Star prod. no. 2325
04-Feb-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Larry Stewart
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Wally Brown (as Marshal Spencer)
John Larch (as Mills Walter)
Ken Mayer (as Wally Borman)
Alvy Moore (as Gotdie Fields)
Richard Newton (as Lon McClinton)
Ringo, while aiding a fellow law officer, is arrested for murder and placed in
Death Row with four men awaiting the hangman's noose.

[19] Johnny Ringo: MRS. RINGO
Four Star prod. no. 2345
11-Feb-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Larry Stewart
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Mona Freeman (as Mrs. Ringo)
Grant Richards (as King)
A beautiful woman causes considerable confusion by announcing she is married to
Ringo. In attempting to learn the truth, Ringo learns the woman wants him to kill another man.

[20] Johnny Ringo: THE ASSASSINS
Four Star prod. no. 2341
18-Feb-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by David Rich
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Akim Tamiroff (as Andrevich Baranov)
Dennis McMullen (as Josh)
A mysterious but charming Russian violinist seeks refuge from old country assassins in Velardi.

1.21 [--] Johnny Ringo: THE RENO BROTHERS [unsold pilot]
Four Star prod. no. 2343
25-Feb-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Teleplay By John Falvo / Story By Aaron Spelling & Stephen Lord [SC]
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Jacques Aubuchon (as Collins/Carter Scarrbro)
Ben Cooper (as Mike Reno)
Jim Beck (as Chris Reno)
Charles Fredericks (as Brinker)
A lively pair of brothers try to clear their outlaw reputation.

[22] Johnny Ringo: THE RAFFERTYS
Four Star prod. no. 2347
03-Mar-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Paul Henreid
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Lon Chaney, Jr. (as Ben Rafferty)
Richard Bakalyan (as Lee Rafferty)
Roxane Berard (as Emily Rafferty)
Charles Cooper (as Slim Pardee)
A bounty hunter tracks down a man suspected of an old murder, who lives in
hiding with his two children. He is determined to kill the fugitive whether he
is guilty or not. Ringo hopes to find the man first.

[23] Johnny Ringo: UNCERTAIN VENGEANCE
Four Star prod. no. 2349
10-Mar-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Larry Stewart
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Stella Stevens (as Suzanne)
Don Dubbins (as Harley Krale)
Sarah Selby (as Emelia Krale)
Wesley Lau (as Red)
Seeking revenge for the death of his brother, a man forces Ringo into a pen with
a vicious wild bull believing he can escape a murder charge if the bull kills him.

[24] Johnny Ringo: BORDERTOWN [unsold pilot?] a.k.a. AL PARKER
Four Star prod. no. 2339
17-Mar-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Don Taylor
Directed By Don Taylor
Written By William Link and William Levinson
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Ed Nelson.........as Kirk
Joyce Meadows.........as Julie
Robert Burton.........as Sheriff Pike
Paul Carr.........as Al Parker
Robert Hermann.........as Jodie
Michael Hinn.........as Hank Patterson
Matt Dennis.........as Gabe
Recurring Cast:
Terence De Marney....as Case Thomas
Synopsis:
After Case is killed, Ringo trails the murderers to a sinister town straddling
the border, controlled by a powerful saloon owner.

[25] Johnny Ringo: THE GUNSLINGER
Four Star prod. no. 2351
24-Mar-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Bob Leeds
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Dean Stanton (aka Harry Dean Stanton) (as Frank Broger)
Fred Krone (as Bill Broger)
Howard Petrie (as Blanchard)
Judy Howard (as Annie)
Natalie Masters (as Martha)
Ralph Moody
Shot in the chest in a gunfight with the brother of an old foe, Ringo relives
his past encounter, while Cully keeps watch for the dead man's revenge-bent brothers.

[26] Johnny Ringo: THE VINDICATOR
Four Star prod. no. 2353
31-Mar-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Bill Faralla
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Paul Richards (as Garrett)
Robert Griffin (as Seth Martin)
Jean Inness (as Melissa)
Dee Pollack (as Tommy)
Richard Rust (as Brad)
An escaped convict returns to town to avenge the death of his wife and in a
move to force the sheriff to release the man held for the killing, kidnaps three
members of the suspect's family.

[27] Johnny Ringo: BLACK HARVEST
Four Star prod. no. 2357
07-Apr-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Royal Dano (as Lucas Frome)
Anita Corseaut (as Lettie Frome)
William Phipps (as Paul Connell)
Craig Duncan (as Vern Seaget)
Michael Hinn (as Haig Konopka)
Puzzled by the mysterious disappearance of a visitor and the strange behavior
of an attractive, mute woman, Ringo stumbles upon a madman's diabolical plans.

[28] Johnny Ringo: JUDGMENT DAY
Four Star prod. no. 2359
14-Apr-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Harry Townes (as Judge Bentley)
Wright King (as Junior)
Brett King (as Jessie)
Ringo deputizes a circuit judge in an attempt to show him first hand the problems
encountered in law enforcement. He gets little understanding from the judge's
wife or the townspeople when the Judge is killed.

[--] 21-Apr-1960 no details

[29] Johnny Ringo: THE KILLING BUG
Four Star prod. no. 2355
28-Apr-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Tom Gries
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Buddy Ebsen (as Sample)
Wayne Rogers (as Charlie)
Joe Perry (as Deke Lewis)
Michael Hinn (as Haig)
Maureen Leeds (as Mary)
Ringo faces a real problem when a wave of killing hits his town shortly after
three laughing strangers ride in. He later learns that most of the townspeople
took sides in an infamous range war several years before.

 [30] Johnny Ringo: SOFT CARGO
Four Star prod. no. 2335
05-May-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Written By Barney Slater [SC]
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast: [SC]
Steve Marli............as Dolan
Michael Fox............as Logan
Diane Cannon............as Rhoda
Diana Spencer............as Lydia
Maggie Brooks............as Nora
Sally Todd............as Carol Carpenter
Jacquelyn Ravell............as Pam
Michael Hinn............as Haig
Recurring Cast:
Mark Goddard....as Cully
Synopsis:
A show wagon troupe of women is overdue, and it is feared Comancheros have taken
them. Cully is sent to investigate.

[31] Johnny Ringo: SINGLE DEBT
Four Star prod. no. 2361
12-May-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Arthur Hilton
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Warren Oates (as Burt Scanlon)
Alvy Moore (as Billy Joe Scanlon)
Ralph Thomas (as Webb Scanlon)
James Hong
Ringo, tracking the killers of a Chinese family in the hot desert wastes of
Arizona, suddenly finds himself ambushed by the men he seeks. Using a diabolical
plan for Ringo's demise, the killers leave the lawman exposed to the desert heat.

[32] Johnny Ringo: THE STRANGER
Four Star prod. no. 2363
19-May-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Written By James Hurley
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Burt Reynolds.........as Thad Stuart
Charles Aidman.........as Jefferey Blake
Susan Cummings.........as Lil Blanchard
Monica Keating.........as Elen McKay
Carter DeHaven.........as George Haig
Robert J. Nelson.........as Mace Doyle
Chuck Hayward.........as Curly Ivers
Recurring Cast:
Mark Goddard....as Cully
Synopsis:
Jeffrey Blake, a stranger from Boston, takes offense at the mistreatment Lil
Blanchard, dance hall girl, gets at the hand of saddle bum Tad Stuart. Ired,
Blake uses his knowledge of karate, the Oriental art of weaponless combat, to
prove his love for Lil.

[33] Johnny Ringo: THE DERELICT
Four Star prod. no. 2365
26-May-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by David Rich
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Martin Landau (as Wes Tymon)
John Anderson (as Cartwright)
Enid Janes (as Carfie)
John Newton (as Riker)
John Maxwell (as Doc Bardell)
Wes Tymon, whose pregnant wife lies seriously ill, is refused a bank loan, which
could save her life, by the town banker, Cartwright. Ringo intercedes when Tymon
shoots the banker in frustration.

[34] Johnny Ringo: SHOOT THE MOON
Four Star prod. no. 2367
02-Jun-1960 CBS Thur
Directed By Howard W. Koch (NOT Dick Moder???)
Written By Charles Wallace
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Frank Silvera.........as  Bevinetto
George Keymas.........as Chaco
Walter Sande.........as Sy Bonnel
Theona Bryant.........as Lita (or Lisa)
Ken Paterson.........as Theodore Polk
Olan Soule.........as Sam
Fred Krone.........as Collins
Lee Kross.........as The Batender
Recurring Cast:
Mark Goddard....as Cully
Synopsis:
Bevinetto, an Italian astronomer, and his daughter attempt to take pictures of
the moon from the top of an Arizona mountain believed sacred by Yaqui Indians.

[35] Johnny Ringo: KILLER, CHOOSE A CARD
Four Star prod. no. 2369
09-Jun-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Don Taylor
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Lurene Tuttle (as Mamie Murphy)
Whit Bissell (as Sheriff Arson)
William Schallert (as Mr. Ferris)
Mort Mills (as Jed)
Barry Kelley (as Bill Jacobs)
King Calder (as Jim Miller)
Ringo suspects that Mamie Murphy, a brassy saloon keeper with a heart of gold,
who is about to be hanged for murder, is being framed by one of five men who
testified against her. He attempts a bold ruse to prove her innocence.

[36] Johnny Ringo: REPUTATION FOR MURDER (copyright title) (aka Coffin Sam)
Four Star prod. no. 2375
16-Jun-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by Dick Moder
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Alan Hale, Jr. (as Coffin Sam Sabine)
Richard Easton (as Billy)
Michael Hinn (as Haig)
Hank Patterson (as Old Man)
Abbagail Shelton (as Ivadeen)
Coffin Sam, a gunfighter with a notorious record, attempts to goad Ringo into a
fake shoot-out to bolster his reputation.

[37] Johnny Ringo: LOBO LAWMAN (copyright title) (aka - Breakdown)
Four Star prod. no. 2377
23-Jun-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by NOT KNOWN
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Karl Swenson (as Marshal Kramer)
Rodolfo Hoyos (as Garcia)
Robert Carricart (as Gonzales)
Michael Hinn (as Haig)
Joe Perry (as Joe)
The notorious outlaw Juan Garcia is captured and held prisoner in Velardi when
U.S. Marshal Kramer, a man who killed Ringo's uncle, makes claim on him.

[38] Johnny Ringo: CAVE IN (final episode of "Johnny Ringo")
(1960.06.30)
Four Star prod. no. 2373
30-Jun-1960 CBS Thur
Directed by NOT KNOWN
Starring: Don Durant (as Johnny Ringo)
Guest Cast:
Robert Culp (as Clay Horn)
Ralph Moody (as Cobb)
Lane Bradford (as Kincaid)
Hank Post
Clay Horn, a former sheriff, forces old man Cobb to sell his mine in order to
dupe Ringo into coming after him. Ringo learns Horn wants him as a riding partner in crime.
 
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