A Single Pilgrim

A Single Pilgrim

Air Date: January 3, 1971

Written by: Suzanne Clauser

Directed by: William Wiard

Guest Stars: Beth Brickell (Dilsey Brennan), Jeff Corey (Frank Brennan), John Schuck (Tom Brennan)

Settlers from Virginia argue over Hoss’ fate after one of them accidentally shoots him.

Trivia: This was John Schuck’s first and only appearance in the series. He is best remembered for his role in the NBC Series, McMillan and Wife. He is the first actor to ever use the f-word in a major motion picture – M*A*S*H (1970).

Beth Brickell (Dilsey Brennan) was nominated for an Emmy for performance in this episode; unfortunately, she did not win.