Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.
This is the first episode of 218 divide on 8 seasons between 1959-1966.
Original Air DateΓÇö9 January 1959
Gil Favor and Rowdy Yates take charge of a tumbleweed wagon of six prisoners en route to Fort Craig where they will drop off the prisoners for trial. The prisoners include a beautiful woman named Dallas Storm whose husband Luke Storm is in pursuit of the wagon. To further complicate matters two of the prisoners are constantly scheming and attempting escape.
Rowdy Yates - Clint Eastwood
Gil Favor - Eric Fleming
Jim Quince - Steve Raines
Mushy - James Murdock
Joe Scarlett - Rocky Shahan
My personal opinion:
For me this is the best Westernserie made ever. Great performance by Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.