To Kill a Buffalo

To Kill a Buffalo

Air Date: January 9, 1966

Written by: Michael Fisher

Directed by: William F. Claxton

Guest Stars: Jose De Vega (Tatu), Steven Gravers (Martinez), Trudy Ellison (Julie), Victor Sen Yung (Hop Sing), Sarah Selby (Mrs. Flanners)

Hoss stumbles upon an injured Indian who must decide whether he will return to his people or adopt the ways of the white man.

Trivia: This was Jose De Vega’s first and only appearance in the series. He is probably best remembered for the role of Chino in the 1961 movie classic West Side Story. He also was the choreographer for the movie The Karate Kid Part II (1986).