Cimarron Strip - Season 1

CBS (ended 1971)




Episode Guide


  • The Greeners
    The Greeners
    Episode 23
  • Without Honor
    Without Honor
    Episode 22
  • The Blue Moon Train
    The Blue Moon Train
    Episode 21
    An ex-con out to free a trainload of his friends tricks the Marshal into stopping the train in a ghost town.
  • Big Jessie
    Big Jessie
    Episode 20
    After being bushwhacked and having his badge taken, Crown is mistaken for a murderer. He is soon being hunted by a bounty hunter and a crowd out to lynch him.
  • Sound of a Drum
    Sound of a Drum
    Episode 19
  • Knife in the Darkness
    Marshal Crown tries to prevent panic in a fog-bound Cimarron while he investigates the mutilation murder of two woman. When a reporter suggests that Jack the Ripper could be a suspect, the townspeople really get nervous.
  • Heller
    Episode 17
    A young orphan finds, hides, and cares for the Marshal when he is seriously wounded by the girl's self-appointed guardian and his gang.
  • Fool's Gold
    Fool's Gold
    Episode 16
    Three thieves rob the Cimarron bank of a $56,000 Army payroll, but an old horse trader gets in their way when they try to make a getaway.
  • The Judgement
    The Judgement
    Episode 15
    The Hardesty Bank refuses to cash Joe Bravo's $500 check because he lacks proper identification, so Joe and his men devise a scheme to rob the bank for only their rightful due. However, when they open the vault, they see $100,000 of temptation.
  • The Judgment
    The Judgment
    Episode 15
    A jobless cowboy is appointed by the Crown as deputy marshal of a nearby town. It's an experiment in trust that's soon threatened by the new deputy's law-breaking cronies.
  • The Deputy
    The Deputy
    Episode 14
    Bo Woodwood convinces the Marshal to hire him on as a deputy, so he can use his badge to get revenge on his former gang members who left him for dead after a payroll robbery.
  • The Last Wolf
    The Last Wolf
    Episode 13
    Sam Gallatin and his bad of hunters, no longer able to find enough wild game to earn a living are taking out their anger on cattlemen and ranchers alike, with Marshal Crown caught in the middle.
  • Nobody
    Episode 12
    A slow witted cowboy by the name of Mobeetie spells trouble for Marshal Crown. The Marshal is trying to move a wagon-load of dynamite safely out town but Mobeetie has been tricked into trying to killing the Marshal for two thieves.
  • The Beast That Walks Like a Man
    The Houstan clan wants to cross the river at the edge of the Cimarron Strip and establish their claim to Mocane Valley in land that hasn't been settled. But, the federal government hasn't opened the territory, and there is a murdering beast that walks like a man in the Mocane Valley. Jim Crown with the help of his deputies and Walks Like a Man have to try to save the family from a devil.moreless
  • Till the End of Night
    With Marshal Crown out of town, acting Deputy Marshal MacGregor pursues escaped hired gunman Luther Happ. After tracking down the escaped fugitive and killing him in a shootout, the wounded MacGregor passes out and awakens in a Texas jail, where he is accused by Sheriff Jack Hawkes of murdering Deputy Luther Happ.moreless
  • The Search
    The Search
    Episode 9
    When killer Dickie Vardeman is arrested for murder, Marshal Crown suspects the outlaw Vardeman clan will try to rescue him, and sends the killer by train to a neighboring town for trial.
  • The Roarer
    The Roarer
    Episode 8
    Cavalry veteran Sergeant Bill Disher is driven to drunken rage when his close friend Little Tom is killed in an accident. Disher bitterly blames the modernization and expansion of the West, and burns down Cimarron's funeral parlor.
  • Whitey
    Episode 7
    Gang leader Arn Tinker gives 19-year-old gang member Whitey false information about their next robbery. Whitey winds up kidnapping Dulcey, promising her a safe return only after Tinker is arrested and hanged for his past crimes.
  • The Battle of Blood Stone
    Wildcat Gallagher's Wild West Show offends Indians in the Cimarron Territory with its depiction of an incident called the Battle of Bloody Stones. When an Indian chief's son is killed in the ensuing conflicts, the tribe declares war.
  • The Battle of Bloody Stones
    When Wildcat Gallagher's Wild West Show hits Cimarron, trouble starts when the shows main attraction features the reenactment of a cavalry slaughter of Indians called, The Battle Of Bloody Stones. When Indians in the Cimarron territory become angry with the way that the battle is portrayed, conflict erupts between the Indians and Wildcat Gallagher's band.moreless
  • The Hunted
    The Hunted
    Episode 5
    When wanted killers/brothers Felix and Gene Gauge turn themselves in to Marshal Crown and proclaim self-defense in a killing, they become the prime targets of other bounty hunters. With a $15,000 bounty on their heads, a local wealthy rancher hires a couple of ruthless henchmen to gun down the two brothers.moreless
  • The Battleground
    The Battleground
    Episode 4
    When a potential range war heats up between cattlemen and incoming settlers in the Outlet, Washington sends U.S. Marshal Jim Crown to the Cimarron Territory to quell the dispute. Assigned to Cimarron City, Crown finds that there is no law in the town, and that he will receive no help from the Army. Crown is forced to jail his old buddy "Bear", accompanied by sidekick Mobeetie, and his gang of renegade cowboys, when they go on a free-for-all drunk and terrorize Cimarron. Upon their release from jail, the cowboys discover that their boss, cattleman Hardy Miller, has lost his government land lease, due to the government favoring the movement of the incoming farmers and settlers. When Miller is forced to fire Bear and his group, they promise revenge against the settlers and vow to turn the Cimarron River bloody red.moreless
  • Broken Wing
    Broken Wing
    Episode 3
    There is trouble in Cimarron when Jing McQueen, the drunken son of wealthy cattleman Mike McQueen, shoots a local preacher and burns down a livery stable. When the preacher recovers, he refuses to press charges, and McQueen is released from jail, leaving Marshal Crown to control an angry lynch mob.
  • The Legend of Jud Starr
    With a little help from his old gang, widely known outlaw Jud Starr slips the hangman's noose and begins a law breaking rampage over the entire Cimarron Strip. Upon discovering that Starr and his gang are using the Cherokee Outlet as a place of refuge, Marshal Crown sets out to track them down.moreless
  • Journey to a Hanging
    While in the Cimarron jail, wild and hot tempered cowpoke "Screamer" witnesses outlaw Ace Coffin commit the cold-blooded murder of a fellow bank robber. Knowing that there is a $10,000 price on Coffin's head, Screamer offers to help Crown track down the killer and his band of outlaws.