CTVA - The Virginian 5.21 [141] "Without Mercy" 15-Feb-1967

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5.21 [141]
"Without Mercy"

NBC Broadcast - 15 February 1967

Universal Television
A Division of Universal City Studios, Inc.
Executive Producer Frank Price
Produced by Winston Miller
Written by Donn Mullally
Directed by Don McDougall

(shown on the ride-in)(all appear)
Charles Bickford as John Grainger
Doug McClure as Trampas
Clu Gulager as Emmett Ryker
Don Quine as Stacey Grainger
Sara Lane as Elizabeth Grainger
James Drury as The Virginian

Guest Stars
James Gregory [Cal Young]
Lonny Chapman [Donovan Young]

Most of ending credits:
Katherine Walsh as Kathy Young
Warren Hammack as Gil Blinns
Lorraine Gary as Martha Young
Theme by Percy Faith
Director of Photography Enzo A. Martinelli
Art Director  . . .  George Patrick
Film Editor  . . .  John Elias
Unit Manager  . . .  Abby Singer
Assistant Director  . . .  Chuck Colean
Set Decorators  . . .  John McCarthy and Hal Overell
Sound  . . .  David H. Moriarty
Color Coordinator  . . .  Robert Brower
Color by Technicolor
( last page of end credits missing)

Series regular characters appearing in this episode:  Stacey Grainger, John
Grainger, Elizabeth Grainger, Trampas, Emmett Ryker (as Sheriff), and the
Virginian with brief glimpse of Harper

Brief Synopsis:
Stacey is suspected of murdering Cal Young (Gregory), the man who had
forcibly forbade him to come calling on his daughter.  Although John
Grainger is sure his grandson was not involved, the evidence points to the
hot-headed boy when he admits to having tried to reason with Young shortly
before the killing and the $300 Young was taking to the bank was found
stuffed in a tomato can in Stacey's saddle bags. (bj)

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