Gunsmoke

Season 7 Episode 22

The Gallows

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Aired Unknown Mar 03, 1962 on CBS
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Pruitt Dover is owed $100 by Ax Parsons. They struggle over a knife after drinking heavily. Pruitt wakes up. Parson is dead with the knife in his chest. Louie Pheeters sees Pruitt ride off. The Elkader sheriff has Pruitt in jail. Matt goes and picks him up. On the way back, a crazy old man shoots Matt. Pruitt kills the guy in a struggle over his knife. Pruitt digs the bullet out. He takes Matt's gun and rides off as he sleeps. He returns, he has been hunting. Back in Dodge he is locked up. Judge Brooking Matt's friend is sick and Judge Henry is in town. Matt speaks up for Pruitt. Henry finds him guilty and sentences him to hang. Matt heads to Hays City with Pruitt for the hanging. Matt tells Pruitt to get on his horse and escape. He does but changes his mind and catches up to Matt. They reach Hays and Pruitt is hung.moreless

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    Jeremy Slate

    Jeremy Slate

    Pruitt Dover

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    Robert J. Stevenson

    Robert J. Stevenson

    Ax Parsons

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    Joseph Ruskin

    Joseph Ruskin

    Judge Henry

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    Glenn Strange

    Glenn Strange

    Sam (uncredited)

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    James Nusser

    James Nusser

    Louie Pheeters

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