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Harry Varden is the Palace Saloon owner, but gets into debt at Bat's casino. Rather than pay off his debts, Harry hires his trick sharpshooter Danny Dowling to kill Bat. However, Danny's wife finds out about the plan and convinces Bat to stop her husband without killing him... and Harry hires two more men to kill Bat and Danny.moreless
Bat accepts an offer to manage a shooting contest for Midas Creek. Council members warn Bat that there might be trouble waiting in the wings. Sure enough, the conniving Rance is infuriated when he cannot win by cheating. Bat will have to duel with the bully to restore peace to the town.moreless
A murder suspect escapes en route to trial after Bat has been employed to escort him. Learning that the suspect's girl friend was an accomplice to his flight, Bat takes her to Fort Smith where she is put on trial with the hope of luring her boy friend from his hiding place.moreless
Eddie Moon passes away, and Bat finds out that his old gambling buddy Eddje has left him a casino at the reading of his will. He soon learns that his friend owed thousands of dollars on the casino's mortgage and an unforgiving marshal who owned the mortgage arranged for Eddie's death so he could sell out to the railroad coming through.moreless
A gang rob a stagecoach coming to town that is filled with silver and gold. Bat is aboard the stage and can only watch, but sets out to track down the robbers... only to see the stage tracks disappear.
Bat Masterson is employed as an undercover agent to snare a gang of crooks hiding under the guise of respectable businessmen. However, government agents suspect Bat of being part of the criminal gang he has been employed to infiltrate and when his boss dies, he finds himself left with no alibi.moreless
A cunning plan conducted by Bat Masterson and the local law-enforcers sees the hero arrested and jailed for card-cheating in order that he befriends train robber Polk Otis. It is then Bat's job to gain the criminal's confidence in order that he betrays the location of some stolen jewels.
Bat Masterson heads off in search of a man that has inexplicably vanished while looking for the Lost Dutchman's Mine. He soon finds that the man is not the first victim to fall foul of the cursed mine which lies in a mountain range which is ominously named Superstition.
Cattle rancher Orin Ditts wires Bat for help driving his cattle to Abilene. But when Bat arrives to get the cattle, he discovers that Orin is accused of burning down the land... and the local ranchers figure Bat is Orin's hired killer.
Colonel Anders Dorn and his niece Elsa are convinced that the Colorado River holds the remains of a shipwrecked Spanish cruiser full of gold. Masterson doubts their story, and uncle and niece set off to find the fortune. Unfortunately, two outlaws over their conversation and secretly follow them. Bat soon organizes a search party in the desert after the Dorns fail to return home.moreless
Bat's friend, businessman Hugh Blaine, decides to buy 2,000 head of cattle as an investment, but ends up buying a ranch from a shady realtor. Unfortunately, the land Blaine purchased already belonged to someone else. It's now up to Masterson to straighten out the situation before his friend takes matters into his own hands.moreless
Doolin and his thugs rob a bank, and Angie Pierce sees them do it. Angie calls in Bat for help, and he soon is forced to escape town with Angie and her son.
Bat heads to a rural mining town in order to collect his pay for a recently completed cattle drive. However, events take an unexpected twist for the hero after he discovers that his so-called widow has already withdrawn every last penny from his account, a grand total of $20,000.
Six outlaws make plans to rob a stagecoach carrying Bat, the sheriff and his fiancée. Things go wrong, and the bandits abduct the girl after wounding the sheriff. Masterson and the lawman go after the thieves, but along the way, Bat finds himself alone in the mission when the sheriff passes out.moreless
John Conant sends for Bat to check up on his daughter's fiancé, Steven Haley. John has received reports that Steven has been cheating while playing poker at the Cheyenne Club.
When a troupe of river pirates take over a paddle-boat, terrorizing and stealing from its passengers, little do they realize that one of their victims is Bat Masterson. Bat takes justice into his own hands, the only way he knows how, and sets about snaring the gang's insatiable leader with a cunning plan involving rare cheese.moreless
Bat goes undercover as a cattle smuggler to find out who is illegally smuggling diseased cattle across the border from Mexico into Texas. The primary suspect is rancher Alec Hudson... who has an attractive daughter, Renee.
Saloonkeeper Crimp Ward challenges a Denver bank owned by Bat to back up its gold certificates... while making sure that no gold deliveries can make it through.
Bat Masterson finds himself on a very hot poker streak and the following day banks his winnings. However, a band of Mexican outlaws have different ideas and clear the safe of everything that it holds leading to Bat tracking down the bandits to get back what is rightfully his, along with the bank's gold.moreless
Cactus Charlie finds gold buried at a nearby mine and heads to town to pay what he owes to Bat Masterson. After a night of gambling and showing off, Charlie disappears, and Eli Hall and his brother Gordon were the last ones seen with the old man. Bat soon discovers that the gold dust was stolen from a shipment and Charlie stumbled upon it, and must rescue his friend from the robbers.moreless
Kid Jimmy Fresh, an unrepentant outlaw raised by Indians, is on the run for numerous crimes. He runs into Bat, who believes that he's the son of a dead Army hero who fought off an Indian attack for three days. Bat takes him to Austin to get a pardon and ends up becoming Jimmy's parole officer. Along the way, Bat suspects that Jimmy may be playing him for a fool.moreless
Easterner George Winston arrives from New York to play a high-stakes game at Bat's casino. He ends up breaking the bank, driving Winston out of business. However, Bat soon realizes that something is up when Winston's bodyguard, Bert Comers, calls all the shots and takes all the money from Winston. Bat follows them and discovers that Bert set up the whole thing... and had an inside man.moreless
When Bat discovers that he has been cheated by the local sheriff, he decides to seek revenge for the injustice. Bat finds willing help in the form of Amelia and her brother William, two locals who have also become victims of the unsavory sheriff and his cheating ways.
Bat decides to work for a competitor rather than bend to the wishes of a railroad builder's construction boss who refuses to pay an old debt.
Masterson gets captured! Jorge is involved in a shooting that Bat witnesses. The murderer's uncle contracts Dunning to convince Masterson that diamonds are buried in Mexico. The sheriff then takes flight and rides his horse to the border, only to fall into a trap that he must escape before the sun rises.moreless
Bat takes on an unusual chore to satisfy a backer. Mildred, Anna, and Eileen are three beautiful brides. The problem is, they are mail-order brides, and all three need help getting to their new husbands. It is up to Bat to deliver them safely when the backer is shot down.
Jocko and Jeb Dakota arrive in town, and they aren't respecting the city's ordinances. An angry Sheriff Danny confronts the two outlaws, and Bat finds him dead the next morning. No one saw the killing, but the curious Masterson digs deeper, which pleases the town council who offer Bat a job as a lawman.moreless
An Englishman theorizes that when it comes to the draw, a gunslinger's best weapon is accuracy over speed or type of weapon or bullets used and puts it to the test by killing a local bad guy with a self-built pistol. Next, he decides to take the ultimate challenge against Bat Masterson, the greatest gunslinger in the West.moreless
Bat is stranded in Headstone, TX, when Judge Brody, running for re-election, delays him from meeting his train. Brody then frames Bat for a robbery so he can help him deal with his crooked opponent, Largo Morgan. To help the judge and profit from the gambling concession, Bat suggests that Brody hold a free prizefight to outdo Morgan. When Brody agrees, all Bat has to do is convince a prizefighter and his manager-wife to agree.moreless
Three men who bear Major Liam Mars a grudge capture him at a stagecoach way station and accuse him of killing Indian non-combatants at Crazy Creek. They hold a private court-martial to find Mars guilty, and Bat is forced to defend Mars and save the major's life... and his own.
Masterson escorts rich socialite Lucy Carter when she hires him to protect her... and her very expensive diamonds. It's stolen anyway, and the sheriff consider Bat the prime suspect. However, Bat smells a rat when Lucy takes the theft with surprising aplomb.. and shows an interest in the insurance money.
Bat Masterson is given the job of guarding the safety of General Sherman in Dodge City upon his arrival to promote the President's re-election bid. Trouble is brewing in the form of no-good Texan cowboys who are suspected of wanting to assassinate the General and ruin the President's bid.
Bat Masterson's Arcadia Club casino has earned the respect from the people in Texas because of its friendly atmosphere and honest gaming. However, when Bat runs into some trailhands, they accuse him of cheating them at an Arcadia Club in Liberal, KS. Bat convinces them to let him investigate undercover and discover who is using his good name to rip people off.moreless
Bat Masterson receives a pleading telegram from a desperate Ellie Winters after she is wrongly accused of murder. Realizing that she has been framed for a crime that she didn't commit, Bat takes to searching for an absent witness. In the meantime, he asks Wyatt Earp to act as Ellie's counsel.moreless
Bat calls a halt to a deadly gun-shooting feud between the Clements and the Bassetts. Bat claims the right to interfere because of money owned him by the Bassetts.
Bat owns a 15% share in a Colorado mine, and is checking it out when a mine explosion in an unsafe shaft kills a man. The general manager, Augustus Ulbrecht, isn't interested in his opinion so Bat tries to buy up enough shares to oust him... starting with Ann Eaton, the daughter of the mine's owner. Unfortunately, Bat doesn't know that Ann is in on it with Augustus up to her pretty neck, and they set up Bat to die in a mine explosion.moreless
When Bat enters a lottery, Lady Luck certainly seems to be on his side. He manages to score a mining claim that could change his fortune. However, when Bat sets out to find gold on his new mining claim, he discovers that he has an ominous new enemy.
Bat Masterson is honored to be asked to travel to a wedding in Yuma to give away the bride, but he arrives to find that the groom-to-be has been murdered. The Yaqui Kid is top of everyone's list of suspects and Bat joins the community to set about bringing him to justice.moreless
Following the death of his casino-business partner, Bat Masterson upholds a promise to deliver his late friend's share of money to his brother at the border of Mexico. However, all may not be what it seems when Bat discovers that the brother may actually be the leader of a criminal gang.moreless
The Army hires Bat to look into the abduction of Shoshone women by the Arapaho. When Bat arrives in Mimbres, he discovers that the one witness that could confirm the local Crail gang are responsible is dead, so he recruits a local doctor to help him convince the Crails that the witness is alive and can implicate them.moreless
Taking a break in order to allow the horses of his stagecoach to quench their thirst, Bat Masterson is inexplicably arrested for the possession of firearms and receives a hefty fine. Bat discovers that the local town is headed by a corrupt judge and tries to urge its citizens to rise and overthrow the villainous official.moreless
Bat interrupts his poker game to come to the aid of a beautiful woman on the run from three outlaws. In the subsequent shootout, Bat's friend Elmer is killed and the woman disappears... and then shows up later at Bat's hotel room.
A couple of outlaws ambush Bat in the desert and leave him to die. Completely abandoned and without resources to survive, a young newly-appointed marshal, farmer Sam Phelps, rescues Bat from certain death. When Sam realizes that he's in over his head, the gambler resolves to help the young man become a better peacekeeper.moreless
Red Mitchell is shot and killed in a saloon while playing poker with a crooked rancher, Ace Williams. His friend Bat investigates the crime but Sheriff Zeke Armitage, an old acquaintance that Ace is paying off, orders Bat to drop it. Zeke's caught in the middle when Ace orders him to dispose of Bat legally and threatens Zeke's wife Cally.moreless
While traveling across the desert, Bat stops in the town of Eden. A local thug is put on trial for murder because his boss plans to make sure he's found innocent and can't be found guilty by the territorial court. Bat ends up chosen as the prosecutor and decides to make a sure a fair trial occurs.moreless
Bat Masterson is hired by the Pinkerton Detective Agency in order to entrap a villainous gang arrested for terrorizing a local, peaceful community. Going undercover, our hero takes the guise of a marble salesman and convinces the criminals' leader a statue is to be erected in the town to honor him.moreless
When Jane Taylor sends Bat Masterson a relic from their past together, Bat instantly worries that something is amiss. He hurries to Jane's ranch to see if he can offer any help. What Bat discovers is a battle between locals, forcing Bat to choose sides and make some difficult decisions.
The ambitious Major Whitsett plans to run for office in Colorado Territory, but his superior, Colonel Downey, knows he isn't qualified. Whitsett sets Downey up to be killed in an Indian ambush but Bat comes across the scheme and sets out to bring Whitsett down.
Bat Masterson comes across a con-woman who had previously stole from him $2,000. He brokers a deal with her whereby he receives a piece of land and in return doesn't turn her over to the law. However, Bat finds himself on the receiving end of her lies once more when she takes umbrage to the fact that the land houses buried gold.moreless
Bat Masterson is contracted to bring a group of horses at Fort Bowie, but things soon take a turn for the worse. After the horses are stolen and the thieves kill four of the wranglers and injure Bat's friend Billy Willow, Bat undertakes a quest to bring to justice the band of villains responsible.moreless
Bat looks up Ellie Winters, an old friend, and discovers that she is representing a diamond mine investment group that is as phoney as the quartz they are telling the investors are diamonds.
Brad works in the city's only bank where there have been a series of inside job robberies. The sheriff notices that a strange dog with a talent for finding money with its nose has been hanging around town. Masterson soon finds the dog's owner, who turns out to be a wanted criminal.moreless
Bat has landed a lucrative contract to supervise the construction of the rail line through the mountains. Only after an Indian raid, storms, the loss of much needed equipment to a road collapse, and his arrest for murder, it looks like the project is doomed.
This episode sees Bat Masterson dragged into a bitter dispute involving an old captain of the sea. The man has ferried his Scottish castle to San Francisco with the intention of rebuilding it, perfectly replicated from its original, but instead finds himself served with a restraining order to prevent the construction.moreless
Bat takes on a job leading a team of buffalo hunters. To do his job well, he will have to peacefully navigate Native American territory. However, Bat runs into trouble when a young Native American man turns up dead. Bat has to clear his good name and make peace.
Bat confronts a dangerous bank robber and suddenly finds himself looking down the barrel of a gun, unarmed. It seems that Landry hired a magician to steal the lawman's gun beforehand. The remorseful magician soon joins forces with Bat to recover the stolen cash by creating a grand illusion for the thieves.moreless
When an outlaw, Charley Boy, takes a stagecoach passenger's Medal of Honor that belonged to her dead husband, Bat rides out after Charley Boy, who takes refuge in a convent after convincing the mother superior that Bat killed his father.
Lynn Harrison contacts Bat and explains that she's the niece of John Surratt, a Confederate spy who supposedly plotted to kill Abraham Lincoln. Upon, further investigation, Bat discovers that Dana may have some alternative motives for visiting Texas.