The Gold-Plated Rifle

The Gold-Plated Rifle

Air Date: January 10, 1971

Written by: Preston Wood

Directed by: Joseph Pevney

Guest Stars: Jessica Myerson (Mrs. Hagen), George Paulsin (Frank Schneider), Victor Sen Yung (Hop Sing)

Jamie runs away from home after he breaks a rifle he was told not to touch.

Trivia: This was George Paulsin’s first and only appearance in the series. Paulsin is the son of singer Dee Shepherd. His sisters are Georgette Mossbacher (CEO of Borghese Cosmetics and co-chair of the Finance Committee the Republican National Committee. Other sisters are model Lyn Paulsin and Melody Dwyer. Their father George Paulsin died in a 1959 automobile crash. His stepfather Randy Shepherd is the brother of writer Jean Shepherd.