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Episode || 170

Air date || September 27, 1964

valign=top Written by || Don Mullavy

Directed by || Don McDougall

Bonanza
Season 6, Episode 2
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SummaryEdit

Outlaws capture Ben and hide him in an abandoned mine, holding him for a $100,000 ransom. Ben quickly formulates a plan of escape by turning the kidnappers against one another.

PlotEdit

Ben is taken hostage by a gang of four outlaws, who are hoping for a $100,000 ransom from the Cartwrights for his safe return.

As his sons formulate a plan to rescue their father, Ben devises one of his own after he senses dissension amongst his captors.

Cast and CharactersEdit

The Cartwrights

OtherEdit

NotesEdit

Did you know?Edit

  • German episode title: "100 000 Dollar Lösegeld", meaning "A 100,000 Dollar Ransom".

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