The Trail Gang
Season 2, Episode 11
Original Airdate: Nov 26, 1960
Director: John Rich
Cast: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Victor Sen Yung, Ray Teal
Guests: Edgar Buchanan, Harry Antrim, Richard Davalos
Runtime: 49 min.
Ben and Hoss hire a trail gang to drive a herd of cattle from Texas to the Ponderosa. They pick up a cultivated drifter named Sam Jackson on the trail North, but unbeknownst to the Cartwrights, Sam, the hardcase leader trail gang leader, Brazos and the sheriff of a town along the trail already know each other.