Lucas is acting deputy in Northfork while Micah is away on business. When the bank is robbed Lucas shoots and seriously wounds the robber during his getaway. The robber is Rudy Gray from Salinas and when Lucas wires the sheriff of Salinas the telegraph is intercepted by an unscrupulous clerk and his friend Dave Foley. Foley decides to travel to Northfork impersonating Rudy's brother and bring his body back to Salinas before Lucas can find out there is a $2,000 reward on his head.
Did You Know?
Robert Culp, who plays Dave Foley- the scheming "brother", starred as Texas Ranger Hoby Gilman from '57-'59 in "Trackdown". See more
The photograph on the wanted poster is extremely high quality. Much higher than can be expected using 1880's technology. See more
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his rifle and then stares into the camera. See more