A Game of Death...An Act of Love Part 2
Michael Learned, best known as the mother of Paul Stevens, plays the lawyer who, after much deliberation, accepts Marshal Dillon's plea to defend the Indians accused of murdering Bear Sanderson's wife.
A Nice, Friendly Little Town
Joe is shot in the Ponderosa by a bullet. Joe insists that Hoss go arrest the culprit, but all they have to go on is a hat Joe found with initials in it. As Hoss looks for the culprit, he finds a new appreciation for his family.
Joe, in Chiso for a trip, meets Friday, a gunfighter. Friday is sick and Joe is the only one in town that will help him. Judge Wylitt, whose son was killed by Friday in a gunfight, is planning to get revenge for his son's death.
Otis is allowed to pose as one of Andy's deputies in order to convince his visiting brother that he is not the black sheep his family was certain he would become.