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"The Strange Quest Of Claire Bingham"
Original NBC Broadcast - 12 April 1967
Executive Producer Frank Price
(shown on the ride-in)
Charles Bickford as John Grainger
Doug McClure as Trampas (not in this episode)
Clu Gulager as Emmett Ryker
Don Quine as Stacey Grainger
Sara Lane as Elizabeth Grainger
James Drury as The Virginian
Complete credits currently unavailable
Andrew Prine ....... Chuck Larson
Sandra Smith ....... Claire Bingham
'The Virginian' theme music by Percy Faith
Color by Technicolor
The title 'The Virginian' by permission of EMKA LTD.
Ryker befriends a nurse who, with only childhood memories to go by, thinks
an accused murderer might be her long-lost brother. Unbeknownst to the
lawman, when the wounded Larson (Prine) makes an escape Claire (Smith) goes
along to help him. It's then that the outlaw's true heritage is revealed.
(Note: This synopsis was adapted from THE TV COLLECTOR magazine, Vol. 2,
No. 48, May-June 1990, p.28, and THE TELEVISION WESTERNS EPISODE GUIDE by
Harris M. Lentz III, McFarland & Company, Inc., 1997, p. 434. It has not
been viewed by us personally to attest to its accuracy.)
Andrew Prine fans may also see him in 3.18 "Hideout," 4.01 "The Brothers,"
4.29 "A Bald-Faced Boy," and 8.04 "The Power Seekers" (bj)
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