Bonanza

Season 1 Episode 5

Enter Mark Twain

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Aired Saturday 7:30 PM Oct 10, 1959 on NBC
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Sam Clemens arrives in Virginia City as a reporter at the "Territorial Enterprise". Soon, the Ponderosa is crawling with the curious after Clemens writes an outrageous story about a "Wild Man" spotted on the ranch. The Cartwrights and Clemens quickly become allies to fight a crooked judge running for office. Clemens gets beaten for his unflattering stories of the candidate who's plotting a land grab at the Ponderosa.moreless

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Dan Blocker

Dan Blocker

Eric "Hoss" Cartwright

Lorne Greene

Lorne Greene

Ben Cartwright

Pernell Roberts

Pernell Roberts

Adam Cartwright

Michael Landon

Michael Landon

Joseph "Little Joe" Francis Cartwright

Howard Duff

Howard Duff

Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain

Guest Star

Dorothy Green

Dorothy Green

Minnie Billington

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Percy Helton

Percy Helton

Blurry Jones

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Victor Sen Yung

Victor Sen Yung

Hop Sing

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Bill Clark (I)

Bill Clark (I)

Townsman (uncredited)

Recurring Role

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