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Gunsmoke Season 10 Episodes

36 Episodes 1964 - 1965

Episode 1

Blue Heaven

Sat, Sep 26, 1964 60 mins

Two people on the run---young Packy Kerlin and fugitive Kip Gilman---join forces in an effort to escape pursuers. Gilman: Tim O'Connor. Packy: Kurt Russell. Matt: James Arness. Elena: Diane Ladd. Festus: Ken Curtis. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 2

Crooked Mile

Sat, Oct 3, 1964 60 mins

Quint's romance with Susan Degler is thwarted by the girl's tyrannical, whip-wielding father (George Kennedy). Quint: Burt Reynolds. Praylie: Royal Dano. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 3

Old Man

Sat, Oct 10, 1964 60 mins

Matt tries to determine which one of Joe Silva's many enemies killed him. Old Man: Ned Glass. Matt: James Arness. Adams: Robert Hogan. Litton: Rayford Barnes. Silva: Ed Peck. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Quint: Burt Reynolds.

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Episode 4

The Violators

Sat, Oct 17, 1964 60 mins

The scalping of a man sets off a wave of anti-Indian sentiment in Dodge that threatens to become a full-scale war. Nash: Denver Pyle. Matt: James Arness. Doc: Milburn Stone. Foster: Arthur Batanides. Quint: Burt Reynolds. Calf: Michael Pate.

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Episode 5

Doctor's Wife

Sat, Oct 24, 1964 60 mins

Doc is the victim of a smear campaign started by the wife of a rival. Doc: Milburn Stone. Jennifer: Phyllis Love. Dr. May: James Broderick. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Boake: Harold Gould. Mrs. Boake: Anne Barton.

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Episode 6

Take Her, She's Cheap

Sat, Oct 31, 1964 60 mins

Matt finds himself with a thorny problem: a grateful family has given him their daughter as a bride. Allie: Laurie Peters. Mel: Willard Sage. Ma Carp: Linda Watkins. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Loren: Mort Mills. Festus: Ken Curtis. Doc: Milburn Stone.

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Episode 7

Help Me, Kitty

Sat, Nov 7, 1964 60 mins

After their stagecoach is attacked by bandits, Kitty and an unwed expectant mother are stranded in the desert. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Specter: Jack Elam. Matt: James Arness. Ed: Burt Douglas.

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Episode 8

Hung High

Sat, Nov 14, 1964 60 mins

Lawman-hating Tony Serpa spells trouble for Matt and retired marshal Jim Downey. Costa: Robert Culp. Serpa: Scott Marlowe. Wilks: Edward Asner. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 9

Jonah Hutchison

Sat, Nov 21, 1964 60 mins

Ruthless Jonah Hutchison returns home after 30 years in prison---determined to rebuild his ranching empire. Hutchison: Robert F. Simon. Samuel: Richard Anderson. Matt: James Arness. Doc: Milburn Stone. Phoebe: June Dayton. Steven: David Macklin. Franklin: Tommy Alexander.

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Episode 10

Big Man, Big Target

Sat, Nov 28, 1964 60 mins

Pike Beechum devises a sinister plan to get rid of the person standing between him and Ellie Merchant---her husband. Ellie: Mariette Hartley. Merchant: Mike Road. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Doc: Milburn Stone. Festus: Ken Curtis.

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Episode 11

Chicken

Sat, Dec 5, 1964 60 mins

Meek Dan Collins basks in his sudden fame when he's mistakenly credited with killing four outlaws. Lucy: Gigi Perreau. Carl: John Lupton. Matt: James Arness. Brady: L.Q. Jones. Morgan: Lane Chandler.

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Episode 12

Innocence

Sat, Dec 12, 1964 60 mins

The hatred between Bob Sullins and Art McLane intenisfies when they fall for the same girl. Elsa: Bethel Leslie. Sullins: Michael Forest. McLane: Claude Akins. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 13

Aunt Thede

Sat, Dec 19, 1964 60 mins

Aunt Thede and young Ivy Norton both have marriage on their minds---and problems on their hands. Thede: Jeanette Nolan. Ivy: Dyan Cannon. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Rider: James Stacy. Norton: Frank Cady. Doc: Milburn Stone.

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Episode 14

Hammerhead

Sat, Dec 26, 1964 60 mins

When a wealthy gambler comes to buy horses, rival traders stage a 350-mile race to demonstrate their steeds. Ponder: Arch Johnson. Carrie: Linda Foster. Festus: Ken Curtis. Simmons: Chubby Johnson. Tallman: John Fiedler.

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Episode 15

Double Entry

Sat, Jan 2, 1965 60 mins

Newcomer Brad McClain schemes to take profitable advantage of his friendship with Matt. Jake: Cyril Delevanti. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Bodkin: Roy Roberts.

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Episode 16

Run, Sheep Run

Sat, Jan 9, 1965 60 mins

Troubles brew when sinister Dan Braden buys a ranch from a young couple---and refuses to pay them for a year. Stocker: Burt Brinckerhoff. Mary: Davey Davison. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Doc: Milburn Stone. Cox: Arthur Malet.

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Episode 17

Deputy Festus

Sat, Jan 16, 1965 60 mins

A deputized Festus discovers that the three drunken trappers he jailed are his cousins. Claudius: Denver Pyle. Lambert: Royal Dano. Emery: Shug Fisher. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 18

One Killer on Ice

Sat, Jan 23, 1965 60 mins

Matt reluctantly agrees to protect two bounty hunters and their prisoner from ambush. Helena: Anne Helm. Anderson: John Drew Barrymore. Kimbro: Dennis Hopper. Dales: Philip Coolidge. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 19

Chief Joseph

Sat, Jan 30, 1965 60 mins

Tension rises when a desperately ill chief is lodged in the Dodge House. Tripp: Robert Loggia. Matt: James Arness. Doc: Milburn Stone. Festus: Ken Curtis. Britton: Joe Maross. Wiley: Leonard Stone.

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Episode 20

Circus Trick

Sat, Feb 6, 1965 60 mins

Festus flips when his girlfriend joins a circus troupe. Matt: James Arness. April: Elizabeth MacRae. Elko: Walter Burke. Speeler: Warren Oates. Big Eddie: Ken Scott. Kitty: Amanda Blake.

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Episode 21

Song for Dying

Sat, Feb 13, 1965 60 mins

Theodore Bikel stars as a carefree minstrel who may be forced to change his tune: the vengeful Lukens clan is closing in. Will: Robert F. Simon. Dave: Lee Majors. Matt: James Arness. Embry: Ford Rainey. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Festus: Ken Curtis.

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Episode 22

Winner Take All

Sat, Feb 20, 1965 60 mins

Matt intervenes when a smoldering feud between the Renner brothers boils over. Curly: Tom Simcox. Karen: Margaret Bly. Pinto: John Milford. Relko: H.M. Wynant. Festus: Ken Curtis. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Quint: Burt Reynolds.

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Episode 23

Eliab's Aim

Sat, Feb 27, 1965 60 mins

In this lighthearted episode, mountaineer Eliab Haggen comes to town---gunning for his Uncle Festus. Eliab: Jim Hampton. Quint: Burt Reynolds. Doc: Milburn Stone. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Matt: James Arness.

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Episode 24

Thursday's Child

Sat, Mar 6, 1965 60 mins

Doc is attracted to Julie Blane, a refined woman who seems haunted by her past. Doc: Milburn Stone. Lon Blane: Scott Marlowe. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Vardis: Joe Raciti. Amy: Suzanne Benoit. Festus: Ken Curtis.

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Episode 25

Breckinridge

Sat, Mar 13, 1965 60 mins

A young Eastern attorney becomes a nuisance---and a danger---to Matt when he begins questioning the marshal's every move. Taylor: Ben Cooper. Jocko: Elisha Cook. Grady: Robert Sorrells. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Festus: Ken Curtis.

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Episode 26

Bank Baby

Sat, Mar 20, 1965 60 mins

Bert Clum schemes to rob pilgrim families camped nearby. Clum: Jacques Aubuchon. Matt: James Arness. Bess: Virginia Christine. Quint: Burt Reynolds. Jim: Harry Carey Jr. Milton: Hampton Fancher. Grace: Gail Kobe. Botkin: Roy Roberts.

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Episode 27

The Lady

Sat, Mar 27, 1965 60 mins

A once wealthy woman, en route to San Francisco with her niece, is forced to take a job at the Long Branch. Hattie: Eileen Heckart. Liz: Katharine Ross. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Matt: James Arness.

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Episode 28

Dry Road to Nowhere

Sat, Apr 3, 1965 60 mins

Matt tries to find out why a temperance preacher is being stalked by a gunman. Tebbetts: John Saxon. Bess: Julie Sommars. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Doc: Milburn Stone.

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Episode 29

Twenty Miles From Dodge

Sat, Apr 10, 1965 60 mins

Kitty and her fellow stagecoach passengers are kidnapped by a gang. Helmick: Darren McGavin. Follansbee: Everett Sloane. Eleanor: Aneta Corsaut. Matt: James Arness. Shay: Gerald S. O'Loughlin. Johnny: Tony Haig. Josh: Pat Cardi. Dorner: Val Avery.

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Episode 30

The Pariah

Sat, Apr 17, 1965 60 mins

After killing an outlaw, immigrant Paolo Scanzano's life brightens considerably ... for a time. Scanzano: John Dehner. Matt: James Arness. Rosita: Ilka Windish. Ben: Steve Ihnat. Wayne: Tom Reese.

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Episode 31

Gilt Guilt

Sat, Apr 24, 1965 60 mins

Doc treats Mary Rice and her son for scurvy. Doc: Milburn Stone. Crail: Andrew Duggan. Sully: Peter Brooks. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Jake: William Boyett.

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Episode 32

Bad Lady From Brookline

Sat, May 1, 1965 60 mins

Betty Hutton as Molly McConnell, who tries to raise her son in Dodge after her husband is killed in a gunfight. Sy: Claude Akins. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Doc: Milburn Stone.

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Episode 33

Two Tall Men

Sat, May 8, 1965 60 mins

Matt runs into a wall of fear and hostility when he arrives in Ridge Town to reopen an old murder case. Scanlon: Jeremy Slate. John: James Gregory. Vera: Elizabeth Perry. Wesley: Jack Weston. Bennings: Sandy Kenyon. Coor: Richard X. Slattery.

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Episode 34

Honey Pot

Sat, May 15, 1965 60 mins

Rory Calhoun as Ben Stack, a newcomer to Dodge who makes a play for saloon girl Honey Dare. Biggs: John Crawford. Evers: Charles Maxwell. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Doc: Milburn Stone. Sam: Glenn Strange.

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Episode 35

The New Society

Sat, May 22, 1965 60 mins

Cowboy Billy Walters admires veteran buffalo hunter Jeff Sutro so much so that he won't reveal that Sutro is also a thief. Walters: Russ Tamblyn. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis.

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Episode 36

He Who Steals

Sat, May 29, 1965 60 mins

Festus goes after the men who robbed and beat Doc. Howell: Harry Townes. Breck: Ben Cooper. Yaeger: George Lindsey. Ned: Jay Ripley. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Matt: James Arness.

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