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Episode || 147

Air date || December 29, 1963

valign=top Written by || Peter Packer

Directed by || Christian Nyby

Bonanza
Season 5, Episode 13
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SummaryEdit

Ben Cartwright doubts his fitness to run the Ponderosa when his impatience results in a logging camp accident that causes serious injury to himself and an old friend's death.

PlotEdit

In trying to land a lumber contract with the railroad, Ben finds he's in competition with his arch enemy and rival, rancher Barney Fuller. Ben is so determined to prove himself that he becomes uncharacteristically reckless and almost causes the death of a ranch hand.

CastEdit

The Cartwrights

RecurringEdit

OtherEdit

NotesEdit

Did you know?Edit

German episode title: "Ist Ben Cartwright schuldig?", meaning "Is Ben Cartwright Guilty?".

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GalleryEdit

VideosEdit

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Bonanza The Prime of Life

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