The 20th Century-Fox Hour

Season 1 Episode 16

Overnight Haul

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM May 16, 1956 on CBS



  • Quotes

    • (Barney & Cousin Brown conversation in jail).
      Barney: I gotta get him to understand, he's got to understand that's my boy underneath that truck. It's a mountain road, it's lonely ain't nobody gonna see him underneath that truck. He can't last if I don't get to him. He's only a young kid and I left him there, I left him there to get a jack. That's what he thinks I'm doing, he believes in me, you understand. I'm his father, I can't let him down. Somebody's gotta help me, somebody's gotta believe me.
      Brown: I believe you Cousin, I'll help ya. Do what I tell ya, think you can?
      Barney: Sure, sure anything.
      Brown: Pull one over on that cop, just like you're past out see.
      Barney: Yeah
      Brown: And when you're lying down, I'll try to get the Sheriff, and if I do get him in here, now listen Cousin, after that you're on your own. OK.
      Barney: You mean after we get...
      Brown: Shsh! I hope it works out for ya. And someday if you happen to see me thumbing down a lonesome road, don't pass up alright, now make good 'fore he gits wise.