Warbonnet

Warbonnet

Air Date: December 26, 1971

Written by: Arthur Heinemann, Charles Goldwad and Robert Blood

Directed by: Arthur H. Nadel

Guest Stars: Forrest Tucker (Frank Ryan), Chief Dan George (Red Cloud), Linda Cristal (Teresa), Patrick Adiarte (Swift Eagle)

After Joe is saved from death in the desert by Red Cloud, he feels compelled to stop a duel between the indian and the most powerful man in town.

Trivia: This was Forrest Tucker’s first and only appearance in the series. He is probably best known for his role in the 60’s comedy, F-Troop (1965) as Seargent O’Rourke. Tucker was a 1938 graduate of Washington-Lee High School in Arlington, VA. Other alumni include Shirley MacLaine, Warren Beatty and Sandra Bullock.