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Episode || 169

Air date || September 20, 1964

valign=top Written by || Daniel B. Ullman

Directed by || John Florea

Bonanza
Season 6, Episode 1
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SummaryEdit

Johnny Chapman comes to Joe to learn how to use a gun after being humiliated by the town bully. Joe doesn't see the deadly consequences that will follow when Johnny becomes a bounty hunter.

Soon, Johnny's hired to shoot down his ex-girlfriend, Olive, and his teacher, Joe.

PlotEdit

Humiliated by a professional gunslinger in front of a bar crowd that included his girlfriend, timid Johnny Chapman asks Little Joe to teach him how to handle a gun.

But, Johnny changes as he gains skill and confidence and Joe soon doesn't recognize his friend in the hard, ruthless man he's become.

Cast and CharactersEdit

The Cartwrights

RecurringEdit

OtherEdit

NotesEdit

Did you know?Edit

  • German episode title: "Zieh schneller, Johnny", meaning "Draw Faster, Johnny".

QuotesEdit

You see why the blanks?

-Little Joe


GalleryEdit

VideosEdit

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Bonanza Invention of a Gunfighter

See alsoEdit

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