Gunsmoke

Season 6 Episode 2

The Blacksmith

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Aired Unknown Sep 17, 1960 on CBS
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German immigrant and town blacksmith, Emil Wolhter and his German mail order bride, Gretchen Mueller, are to be married. Matt, Doc and Chester along with Emil meet Gretchen at the stage station. Emil and Gretchen throw a big wedding party for all their friends in Dodge;however, not everyone in Dodge is friendly to Emil and Gretchen. Town troublemaker Tolman has it in for Emil because Tolman thinks that Emil cheated him in a blacksmith deal. Tolman and his gang scheme up a plan to get Emil Wolhter out of his house. While Emil is out of his house one evening, Tolman and his gang of troublemakers burn Emil's house to the ground. When Matt offers to help Emil find the men who did this, Emil rejects Matt's offer and pursues these men by himself. Emil administers his own brand of justice to the men.moreless

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Anna-Lisa

Anna-Lisa

Gretchen Mueller

Guest Star

Robert Anderson

Robert Anderson

Tolman (as Bob Anderson)

Guest Star

George Kennedy

George Kennedy

Emil Wolheter

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Clem Fuller

Clem Fuller

Clem (uncredited)

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