Amigo

Amigo

Air Date: February 12, 1967

Written by: John Hawkins, Jack Turley

Directed by: Lewis Allen

Guest Stars: Henry Darrow (Amigo), Gregory Walcott (Capt. John Fenner), Ray Teal (Sheriff Roy Coffee)

A wounded comanchero sides with the Cartwrights when the rest of his gang shows up to burn and rob the Ponderosa.

Trivia: Gregory Walcott makes the third of his seven appearances on the series.

The role of Amigo was originally written for Sammy Davis Jr. Henry Darrow, who did play the part, was a Latin heart-throb in the late 1960s and is the first Hispanic actor to portray the character of Zorro.