Barton Boy – Gunsmoke (10-01-55)

The baggage clerk aboard the train to Dodge has been killed and $20,000 has been stolen. Young Billy Barton has also been shot, but he can identify the killer's voice…and the killer knows it!

Original Air Date: October 01, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Virginia Christine
• Dick Beals
• Lawrence Dobkin

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Ray Kemper

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Indian White – Gunsmoke (09-24-55)

Dennis Cullen, raised as a white boy but really an Indian, leaves to join the Cheyenne during an Indian uprising.

Original Air Date: September 24, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Sammy Ogg
• Virginia Gregg
• Joseph Kearns
• Harry Bartell
• John Dehner
• Ralph Moody

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Ray Kemper
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Thoroughbreds – Gunsmoke (09-17-55)

Jack Portas comes to Dodge, with two beautiful horses and a pocketful of money with which to buy friends.

Original Air Date: September 17, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• John Dehner
• Lawrence Dobkin
• Harry Bartell

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Writer:
• John Meston

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Ray Kemper
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Alarm at Pleasant Valley – Gunsmoke (09-10-55)

A band of Kiowa Indians attacks the Clayburn family. Sam Fraser decides to give up and leave the territory.

Original Air Date: September 10, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)

Special Guests:
• Vic Perrin
• Helen Kleeb
• Eleanore Tanin
• Sam Edwards
• John Dehner

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Ray Kemper
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


The Bear – Romance (55-11-05)

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Original Air Date: November 05, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Western Stories
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• John Dehner
• Virginia Gregg

Special Guest:
• Lawrence Dobkin
• Harry Bartell

Writers:
• Anton Chekhov
• Walter Newman

Producer/Director:
• William Froug

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Change of Heart – Gunsmoke (09-03-55)

Jerry Cass plans to marry Bella Grant, a dance hall girl at the Long Branch. His brother Brisco Cass plans to stop the wedding, with lead if necessary.

Original Air Date: September 03, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Sam Edwards
• Virginia Christine
• Vic Perrin
• Joe Duval

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Writer:
• John Meston

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Doc Quits – Gunsmoke (08-27-55)

Doc Betchell comes to practice medicine in Dodge and gives Doc Adams a bit of competition. So much in fact, that Doc Adams quits!

Original Air Date: August 27, 1955

Host: Andrew Rhynes

Show: Gunsmoke

Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:

• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)

• Parley Baer (Chester)

• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)

• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:

• Lawrence Dobkin

• James Nusser

• Frank Katie

• Anne Morrison

Producer:

• Norman Macdonnell

Writer:

• John Meston

Music:

• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:

• Tom Hanley

• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Indian Scout – Gunsmoke (08-20-55)

Amos Cartwright is a half breed Comanche hated by both his tribe and the whites...and with good reason!

Original Air Date: August 20, 1955

Host: Andrew Rhynes

Show: Gunsmoke

Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:

• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)

• Parley Baer (Chester)

• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)

• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:

• Lawrence Dobkin

• Harry Bartell

• Barney Phillips

• Joseph Kearns

Producer:

• Norman Macdonnell

Music:

• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:

• Ray Kemper

• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Johnny Red – Gunsmoke (08-13-55)

Billy Krale returns to his old mother seventeen years after he ran away from home. But he's not really Billy Krale!

Original Air Date: August 13, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Sam Edwards
• Virginia Gregg
• Vic Perrin
• Lawrence Dobkin
• Paul Dubov

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Innocent Broad – Gunsmoke (08-06-55)

Linda Bell, a seventeen-year-old girl, comes to Dodge to meet her fiancé, but finds trouble instead.

Original Air Date: August 06, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Eleanore Tanin
• Vic Perrin
• Lawrence Dobkin
• Paul Dubov

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Tap Day for Kitty – Gunsmoke (07-30-55)

Nip Culler, a crazy old man, proposes to Kitty and won't take "no" for an answer. Nip Colors is a 60 year-old-man who is in Dodge to look for himself a wife. Some of the women in the saloon are mocking Colors and Kitty doesn’t like their behavior and sends them all packing. Nip Colors decides that Kitty is the woman for him and he seems to have difficulty understanding that she doesn’t want to marry him.

Original Air Date: July 30, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• John Dehner
• Michael Ann Berret
• Virginia Gregg

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Ben Tolliver’s Stud – Gunsmoke (07-23-55)

Ben Tolliver is accused of stealing a stud horse from Jake Creed, and Creed threatens to kill him…or worse!

Original Air Date: July 23, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)

Special Guests:
• Sam Edwards
• Eleanore Tanin
• James Nusser

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


20-20 – Gunsmoke (07-16-55)

Troy Carver, a gunman who doesn't see very well, is determined to go ahead with a gunfight.

Original Air Date: July 16, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Vic Perrin
• Joe Cranston
• James Nusser

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


Uncle Oliver – Gunsmoke (07-09-55)

Oliver and Viney Stang decide to get Chester's job, and the easiest way to do that is to shoot Chester…which is exactly what they do!

Original Air Date: July 09, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Vic Perrin
• Harry Bartell

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


General Parsley Smith – Gunsmoke (07-02-55)

"General" Smith is warning Dodge about Drew Holt and his new bank. He accuses Holt of being a thief, but General Smith is a liar!

Original Air Date: July 02, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• John Dehner
• Joe Duval
• Vic Perrin

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK


The Army Trial – Gunsmoke (06-25-55)

Jed Cook has deserted from the army to run off and marry Della Masters. Matt and Chester are riding out, when they spot a big wagon making camp. They've lost a wheel on the wagon and are trying to fix it. They ride over to give them some help and Matt discovers that it's the army deserter, Jed Cook, from Fort Dodge.

Original Air Date: June 25, 1955
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Gunsmoke
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)

Stars:
• William Conrad (Matt Dillion)
• Parley Baer (Chester)
• Georgia Ellis (Kitty)
• Howard McNear (Doc)

Special Guests:
• Vivi Janiss
• Lawrence Dobkin
• Harry Bartell
• James Nusser

Writer:
• John Meston

Producer:
• Norman Macdonnell

Music:
• Rex Koury

Sound Patterns:
• Tom Hanley
• Bill James

Exit music from: Roundup on the Prairie by Aaron Kenny https://bit.ly/3kTj0kK