Gunsmoke

Season 8 Episode 20

The Bad One

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Aired Unknown Jan 26, 1963 on CBS
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Willie Jett holds up the stage, Jenny pulls down his bandana. He kisses her and rides off. The stage arrives at Dodge, Gant Parker meets his daughter Jenny. The stage driver and guy riding shotgun can't agree on a description of Willie. Jenny has been back east for twelve years in a convent since her mother died. She's about 19. Willie Jett comes into the Long Branch. Matt and Kitty thinks he may be the holdup man. Matt takes Willie out to Jenny to identify him. She says she's never seen him. Gant asks Matt to stay for supper, he has a need to talk to him. Gant trying to marry Jenny off to Matt. Matt says it just wouldn't work. Jenny's outside kissing Willie. Willie hears Kitty calling Quint an indian. Willie calls Quint a dirty half-breed. Quint slugs him. Matt tells Willie get out of Dodge. Willie gets to the Parkers just as Gant leaves. Willie asks Jenny why she didn't identify him. Willie brought Jenny two garters. She won't put them on. She says she's scared the way he mixes her up. She asks what hurt you so bad. Gant sees Willie ride by him. Gant catches Jenny putting on the garters. The Parkers ride into Dodge. Jenny tries to tell Matt something. Willie's talking to Jenny. Gant calls him out. Willie says I don't want to kill you. He does. Jenny tells Matt he was the one who held up the stage. Mr. Jonas says it wasn't Willie's fault. Willie's hiding in the livery. Matt talks him out and takes him to jail.moreless

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Booth Colman

Booth Colman

Gant

Guest Star

Dolores Sutton

Dolores Sutton

Jenny

Guest Star

Chris Robinson

Chris Robinson

Willie Jett

Guest Star

Glenn Strange

Glenn Strange

Sam

Recurring Role

Burt Reynolds

Burt Reynolds

Quint

Recurring Role

Dabbs Greer

Dabbs Greer

Mr. Jonas

Recurring Role

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