Bonanza

Season 1 Episode 20

The Fear Merchants

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Aired Saturday 7:30 PM Jan 30, 1960 on NBC
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Bigotry against the Chinese is exploited by racist Virginia City mayoral candidate Andrew Fulmer and his band of thugs. A local woman is killed and the Cartwrights' friend, young Jimmy Chang, is falsely charged with the murder. Fulmer exploits the situation in his campaign of fear and intolerance. Adam pleads with the dead girl's family to come forward with the truth.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

Gene Evans

Gene Evans

Andrew Fulmer

Guest Star

Christopher Dark

Christopher Dark

Jesse Tibbs

Guest Star

Guy Lee

Guy Lee

Jimmy Chang

Guest Star

Bill Clark (I)

Bill Clark (I)

Townsman (uncredited)

Recurring Role

Bob Miles

Bob Miles

Townsman (uncredited)

Recurring Role

Victor Sen Yung

Victor Sen Yung

Hop Sing

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