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The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp

Cast of 'The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp'

  • Hugh O'Brian as Wyatt Earp
  • Jimmy Noel
  • Ethan Laidlaw
  • Bill Coontz
  • Morgan Woodward
  • Douglas Fowley
  • Damian O'Flynn
  • Mason Alan Dinehart
  • Trevor Bardette
  • Paul Brinegar

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp

In one of television's first adult Westerns, the famous marshal puts his life on the line to maintain order, first in Dodge City, Kan., then in Tombstone, Ariz.

Premiere:
Sep 06, 1955
Original Network:
ABC
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Fortitude

S03, E11  (First Aired: Nov. 26, 1957)
When Earp learns of a plot against his life, he avoids speaking at a convention held in the Dodge City Opera House and increases security, but as pressure builds for him to speak, Judge Tobin and Mayor Kelley wonder if Earp can still do his job.
  • Tue 8/22
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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The Good and Perfect Gift

S03, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 3, 1957)
A boy named Benny Burkett attaches himself to Doc Holliday and ends up under the Hollidays' official care after being forced to shoot his abusive father in self defense; Dr. McCarty delivers news that shakes the newly formed family.
  • Wed 8/23
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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Indian Wife

S03, E13  (First Aired: Dec. 10, 1957)
While Dick Melaney and his Cheyenne wife, Laura, visit Dodge City, a lecherous man confronts Laura, forcing her to shoot him; Laura retreats to find protection with her father, a chieftain who wants Dick to kill the man who assaulted her.
  • Thu 8/24
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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Woman Trouble

S03, E14  (First Aired: Dec. 17, 1957)
A gang coerces a woman into courting Earp to learn information about a gold shipment they plan to rob, but Bat and Mayor Kelley see through the ruse.
  • Fri 8/25
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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Frontier Woman

S04, E11  (First Aired: Nov. 25, 1958)
Earp rides to the scene of a stagecoach robbery and follows tracks to find a woman, the sole survivor of the attack, in shock; Earp must shoot his way out of a cave when the bandits trap him inside with the woman.
  • Sat 8/26
  • 8:00AM-8:30AM
  • 109
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Santa Fe War

S04, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 2, 1958)
Earp rides into Santa Fe, N.M., to stop a war between two families vying for control of the land, the Finneys and the Grangers; the local sheriff backs the duplicitous Finneys, who created fake land deeds, but Earp finds the real deeds.
  • Sat 8/26
  • 8:30AM-9:00AM
  • 109
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Plague Carrier

S04, E13  (First Aired: Dec. 9, 1958)
When a mysterious man helps Earp with injured stagecoach passengers, Earp takes him to Dodge City, introduces him to Dr. McCarty and talks him into opening a medical practice; a smallpox outbreak leads to a disturbing suspicion about the new doctor.
  • Sun 8/27
  • 8:00AM-8:30AM
  • 109
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Kill the Editor

S04, E14  (First Aired: Dec. 16, 1958)
A newspaper editor facing backlash for baseless accusations toward dance hall owner Sally Bascom kills her and frames Earp for the murder; Earp plays along to lure the editor into a trap while Doc Holliday and Gibbs take matters into their own hands.
  • Sun 8/27
  • 8:30AM-9:00AM
  • 109
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Shadow of a Man

S03, E15  (First Aired: Dec. 24, 1957)
When Earp and Bat leave town to arrest train robbers, Hal Norton must wrangle the remaining deputies to deal with numerous problems that spring up in Dodge City while the ever-doubtful Mayor Kelley seeks to replace him.
  • Mon 8/28
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
  • STZENWS

Bad Woman

S03, E16  (First Aired: Dec. 31, 1957)
When the people of Dodge City capture the brother of gang leader Marie Burden in a robbery, Marie confronts Earp, willing to do whatever it takes to free him.
  • Tue 8/29
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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One-Man Army

S03, E17  (First Aired: Jan. 7, 1958)
When a newspaper editor drums up anti-Northern sentiment by launching a smear campaign aimed at Earp, the marshal takes a leave of absence to confront a Texas gang working with the editor.
  • Wed 8/30
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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The General's Lady

S03, E18  (First Aired: Jan. 14, 1958)
When a scout from the Battle of the Little Big Horn tries to blackmail Gen. Custer's widow, she fears he plans to provide damaging testimony at an upcoming hearing for Maj. Reno; Earp must convince her that her husband was a courageous man.
  • Thu 8/31
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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The Manly Art

S03, E19  (First Aired: Jan. 21, 1958)
Unscrupulous businessman Moresby, seeking a way to permanently cripple Earp, convinces a boxing promoter to have his champ beat Earp, but the marshal refuses to take up the challenge until the champ's blatant cheating injures a young man in the ring.
  • Fri 9/1
  • 2:00PM-2:26PM
  • 353
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Little Brother

S04, E15  (First Aired: Dec. 23, 1958)
Doc Holliday's friend holds up a stage carrying Earp's younger brother, Morgan, who finds Doc and tells him what happened; suspecting trouble, Doc and Morgan team up to find his friend and rescue him from a gang without notifying Earp.
  • Sat 9/2
  • 8:00AM-8:30AM
  • 109
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The Reformation of Doc Holliday

S04, E16  (First Aired: Dec. 30, 1958)
At the urging of his wife, Kate, Doc Holliday swears off destructive behavior to prolong his health, but a slew of enemies with grudges to settle descend upon Doc while the reformed outlaw dedicates himself to helping a young couple.
  • Sat 9/2
  • 8:30AM-9:00AM
  • 109
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A Good Man

S04, E17  (First Aired: Jan. 6, 1959)
When a preacher comes to Dodge City to condemn gambling as sinful and disrupts activities in Ganly's saloon, he eventually finds himself drawn into a poker game against Ganly.
  • Sun 9/3
  • 8:00AM-8:30AM
  • 109
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Death for a Stolen Horse

S04, E18  (First Aired: Jan. 13, 1959)
Earp and Doc Holliday prevent the men of the Bar-W ranch from lynching suspected horse thief Joe Riva; while Earp investigates the true culprit, Doc plans a scheme with Joe's daughter to take the blame off him.
  • Sun 9/3
  • 8:30AM-9:00AM
  • 109
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Sweet Revenge

S03, E20  (First Aired: Jan. 28, 1958)
Earp begins dating Mrs. Phillips, a widowed seamstress, but fears for her safety as word arrives in Dodge City that a convict Earp helped put away has escaped and wants revenge.
  • Mon 9/4
  • 2:00PM-2:27PM
  • 353
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