Tue May 26 3:00pm
The Frenchman(Season 3, Episode 12) TVLAND

The Cartwrights tangle with a Frenchman who claims to be the reincarnation of poet Francois Villon. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Villon: Andre Philippe. Eloise: Erika Peters. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Joe: Michael Landon.

Tue May 26 4:00pm
The Tin Badge(Season 3, Episode 13) TVLAND

Joe is appointed sheriff of a nearby town by two citizens who are plotting a murder. Brock: Vic Morrow. Joe: Michael Landon. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Goshen: John Litel. Sylvia: Karen Steele. Virgil: David Manley.

Tue May 26 5:00pm
Gabrielle(Season 3, Episode 14) TVLAND

The Cartwrights help a blind girl find her grandfather, a recluse who spent 21 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. Ben: Lorne Greene. Gabrielle: Diane Mountford. Zachariah: John Abbott. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Lando (more…)

Wed May 27 3:00pm
Land Grab(Season 3, Episode 15) TVLAND

Range war looms when settlers backed by deeds claim ownership of the Ponderosa. Col. Bragg: John McGiver. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Sullivan: George Mitchell. Lisette: Lisette Loze.

Wed May 27 4:00pm
The Tall Stranger(Season 3, Episode 16) TVLAND

Hoss's romance with wealthy Margie Owens (Kathie Browne) is shattered by a fortune hunter who captivates Margie with extravagant promises. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Connors: Sean McClory. Kathy: Jacqueline Scott. Owens: Russell Thorson. Ben: Lorne Greene.

Wed May 27 5:00pm
The Lady From Baltimore(Season 3, Episode 17) TVLAND

Melinda Banning doesn't love Joe but she is being forced to marry him by her status-seeking mother. Melinda: Audrey Dalton. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker.

Thu May 28 3:00pm
The Ride(Season 3, Episode 18) TVLAND

Adam is forced to take action when he recognizes a stagecoach robber as his friend Bill Enders. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Ben: Lorne Greene. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Mary: Grace Gaynor. Sheriff: Ray Teal.

Thu May 28 4:00pm
The Storm(Season 3, Episode 19) TVLAND

Joe's the object of Laura White's affections when she and her father visit the Ponderosa. Little Joe: Michael Landon. Laura: Brooke Hayward. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Capt. White: Frank Overton.

Thu May 28 5:11pm
The Auld Sod(Season 3, Episode 20) TVLAND

The Cartwrights change places with hand Danny Lynch, whose mother is coming to see "his" ranch. Danny: James Dunn. Ben: Lorne Greene. Mrs. Lynch: Cheerio Meredith. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon.

Fri May 29 3:00pm
Gift of Water(Season 3, Episode 21) TVLAND

The Cartwrights use their wits to keep drought-ridden farmers from invading the Ponderosa. Ben: Lorne Greene. Ganther: Royal Dano. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Mrs. Ganther: Majel Barrett.

Fri May 29 4:00pm
The Jackknife(Season 3, Episode 22) TVLAND

A boy enlists Adam's help in saving his parents' marriage. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Ann: Bethel Leslie. Grant: John Archer. Jody: Donald Losby. Ben: Lorne Greene. Joe: Michael Landon. Hoss: Dan Blocker.

Fri May 29 5:11pm
The Guilty(Season 3, Episode 23) TVLAND

Ben becomes a target for revenge when he witnesses the shooting of a friend's son. Lem: Lyle Bettger. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Groat: Charles Maxwell.

Mon Jun 1 3:00pm
The Wooing of Abigail Jones(Season 3, Episode 24) TVLAND

The Cartwrights play Cupid for shy ranch hand Hank Meyers, who is in love with the local schoolmarm. Abigail: Eileen Ryan. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Margie: Diana Darrin.

Mon Jun 1 4:00pm
The Law Maker(Season 3, Episode 25) TVLAND

Acting Sheriff Asa Moran endangers the townspeople when he misuses his sudden authority. Ben: Lorne Greene. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Joe: Michael Landon. Fitch: Charles Briggs. Judge: Les Tremayne. Lou: John Mitchem.

Mon Jun 1 5:11pm
Look to the Stars(Season 3, Episode 26) TVLAND

This episode is based on the life of Nobel Prize scientist Albert Michelson. Ben (Lorne Greene) tries to find out why young Albert has been expelled from school. Albert: Douglas Lambert. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Norton: William Schallert. Hoss: Dan Blocker (more…)

Tue Jun 2 3:00pm
The Gamble(Season 3, Episode 27) TVLAND

Joe races against time to halt the execution of his father and brothers, who have been framed for murder. Sheriff: Charles McGraw. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Stan: Ben Johnson.

Tue Jun 2 4:00pm
The Crucible(Season 3, Episode 28) TVLAND

Stranded in the mountains, Adam is forced to rely on a deranged miner who leads a hermit's existence. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Gann: Barry Cahill. Preston: Howard Ledig. Ben: Lorne Greene. Hoss: Dan Blocker.

Tue Jun 2 5:00pm
Inger, My Love(Season 3, Episode 29) TVLAND

Ben recalls his courtship with Hoss's mother. Inger: Inga Swenson. McWhorter: James Philbrook. Gunnar: Jeremy Slate. Hoss: Dan Blocker.

Wed Jun 3 3:00pm
Blessed Are They(Season 3, Episode 30) TVLAND

Ben steps in when a feud between two families threatens to split the townspeople into warring factions. Reverend: Robert Brown. Peggie: Leslie Wales. Mrs. Mahan: Irene Tedrow. Clark: Ford Rainey. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Joe: Michael Landon.

Wed Jun 3 4:00pm
The Dowry(Season 3, Episode 31) TVLAND

The Cartwrights shelter a wounded man and his daughter, who may have been robbed of $10,000. Dubois: Steven Geray. Ben: Lorne Greene. Michele: Luciana Paluzzi. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Fernandez: Lee Bergere. Crusty: K (more…)

Wed Jun 3 5:11pm
The Long Night(Season 3, Episode 32) TVLAND

Framed for murder, Adam is caught between a crooked deputy and a lynch mob. Trace: James Coburn. Ben: Lorne Greene. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Joe: Michael Landon. Poindexter: Bing Russell. McCord: Jack Chaplain. Townsend: William Bissell.

Thu Jun 4 3:00pm
The Mountain Girl(Season 3, Episode 33) TVLAND

Joe tackles the task of turning mountain girl Trudy Harker into a refined young lady. Joe: Michael Landon. Harker: Carl Benton Reid. Paul: Warren Oates. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts.

Thu Jun 4 4:00pm
The Miracle Maker(Season 3, Episode 34) TVLAND

Guilt disables a woman who was at the reins in a wagon crash that killed her father. Susan: Patricia Breslin. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Garth: Ed Nelson. Ben: Lorne Greene. Aunt Celia: Jean Inness.

Thu Jun 4 5:11pm
The First Born(Season 4, Episode 1) TVLAND

Joe faces a dilemma when he learns that the ranch hand being run out of town is his half-brother. Clay: Barry Coe. Ben: Lorne Greene. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Sheriff: Ray Teal.

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  • Premise: Ben Cartwright and his three sons (by three wives) ride herd over the sprawling Ponderosa spread in 1860s Nevada in one of the most handsomely mounted and beloved series of all time. The first TV Western to be shown in color, it ran for 14 seasons; was the… (more)

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