Gunsmoke

Season 9 Episode 4

Tobe

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Aired Unknown Oct 19, 1963 on CBS
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In an Elkader hotel poker game, Mae young dopes the whiskey. The sheriff's son says Frank cheated and he's gonna tell his dad. Frank kills him. Frank tells Mae to get a buggy. She does, but leaves him. Mae turns up in Dodge as Hannah Clayton. Chester pays for the beer and tells Kitty keep the change. Matt's going to Abilene and asks Chester to serve an eviction notice on Tobe Hostetter. Chester tells Tobe, Wib needs help in his general store. Chester tells Skinner and his gang to behave. Chester introduces Tobe to Hannah. Skinner bothers Hannah. Tobe smashes his mug on Skinner's hand. Tobe and Hannah ride out to the lake. Frank arrives on the stage. Frank asks Sam about Mae Young. Tobe and Hannah are hitting it off. Frank says hello Mae. She asks him to leave her alone. Frank says do what I say or else. Hannah blows off Tobe. At Ma Smalley's Hannah tells Tobe we're through. Tobe leaves. Frank is in her room. Mae says don't ever touch me. He slaps her, she hits the stove and lands on a spike and dies. Ma tells Chester Hannah is dead. Ma says how could Tobe have done it. Chester tells Tobe Hannah is dead. Tobe says I didn't touch her. Chester tries to lock up Tobe. He runs out into the path of a wagon. Matt checks Hannah's things and finds her name is Mae Young. Sam tells Matt he heard Frank call Hannah, Mae. Skinner accuses Frank of cheating, and shoots him. Frank confesses he killed Mae. Chester tells Tobe Frank fessed up. Doc tells Chester he's done a fine job while Matt was gone.moreless

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