Rafe Hollister Sings
Farmer Rafe Hollister auditions for the Ladies League Musicale and snobbery rears its ugly head.Factoid: Jack Prince, who portrays Rafe Hollister, was a noted Big Band vocalist.
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.
The Great Filling Station Robbery
A wayward young man, whom Andy is trying to help, is accused of a series of thefts at Wally's filling station. Look For: Barney's love poem to Juanita from the Bluebird Diner.