The Gene Autry Show

CBS (ended 1956)




Episode Guide

    • Doublecross Valley
      Doublecross Valley
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      Gene is trying to find out why a local ranch holds is so interesting to a mysterious gang.
    • Gypsy Wagon
      Gypsy Wagon
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Gene and Pat try to help a couple of Gypsies after they surprise some outlaws holding up a stage. The outlaws are afraid they might be able to identfy them.
    • Cold Decked
      Cold Decked
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      When a local banker is accused of embezzling the bank's fund, Gene tries to stop a half-crazed lynch mob.
    • The Double Switch
      The Double Switch
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Gene and Pat investigate a series of stage coach robberies and discover an unexpected outlaw leader.
    • The Poisoned Waterhole
      The Poisoned Waterhole
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Gene and Pat discover that a waterhole has been poisoned. While trying to find out who and why, they run into trouble with the Indians and the railroad.
    • Galloping Hoofs
      Galloping Hoofs
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      After learning that a convicted embezzler has escaped from jail, Gene tries to prevent him killing his partner, who he believes double crossed him.
    • Blazeaway
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      Calvary officer Gene helps an Indian tribe when they are blamed for a series of murders.
    • The Outlaw Of Blue Mesa
      The Outlaw Of Blue Mesa
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      Gene and Pat are riding to Blue Mesa when they save Tom Jackson from a lynching.
    • Gunpowder Range
      Gunpowder Range
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      Milly Parker, who runs a cafe is having trouble with her younger brother, Tim. She calls in Gene to help.
    • Six-Shooter Sweepstakes
      Six-Shooter Sweepstakes
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      Champion is entered in a race but on the day of the race he falls ill.
    • Rio Renegades
      Rio Renegades
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      Pat gets himself and Gene into trouble because he can't resist bragging.
    • Civil War At Deadwood
      Civil War At Deadwood
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      A feud between a Reb and a Yank continues long after war. Gene gets involved when the feud gets out of hand.
    • Head For Texas
      Head For Texas
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Gene returns to the ranch and discovers that the new ranch hands are all rustlers in disguise.
    • Border Justice
      Border Justice
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      Gene and Pat are trying to help the Mexican government track down explosive smugglers.
    • Santa Fe Raiders
      Santa Fe Raiders
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      After his friend is murdered, Gene helps the man's son take over the family freight business.
    • Hoodoo Canyon
      Hoodoo Canyon
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      Jim Saunder's stage line is having a lot of problems and Jim thinks it's jinxed. Gene and Pat try to find the real cause of his problems.
    • Law Comes to Scorpion
      Law Comes to Scorpion
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      Gene and Pat are on their way home from Mexico, when they find a preacher giving his sermon from the back of a wagon. He was driven out of the lawless town of Scorpion while he was trying to raise enough money for a new church building. Gene and Pat help out with a hatful of silver pesos, and camp out for the night. Chief gambler, Jaycee Cady sends out his henchmen to beat up the Parson and Gene. With the Parson's daughter, Esther, to identify the outlaws, Gene and Pat ride into Scorpion to recover the stolen money. When the money is recovered, Gene and Jaycee are sent to jail. During a fake trial, Jaycee makes a jailbreak. Pat frees Gene, and they find the outlaws hiding in a shack outside of town. Gene brings them in, and brings law to Scorpion.moreless
    • Ghost Ranch
      Ghost Ranch
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      Gene is the foremen of the Jingle Bell ranch that was recently inherited by Torrey Palmer. Torrey decides to sell Little Champ to the highest bidder. Gene tries to stop her by scaring her off and gets himself and the ranch hands fired.
    • Prize Winner
      Prize Winner
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      Lover Boy, Pat's pet rooster manages to get Pat and Gene into all kinds of trouble after Pat enters him in the Carterville Fair.
    • The Lawless Press
      The Lawless Press
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      After being elected sheriff, Gene is ambushed and he discovers a clue to who did it from a smudge on his shirt.
    • The Posse
      The Posse
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Gene "loans" his ranch to Whopper Darrow, a former outlaw, who wants to impress his visiting daughter.
    • Boots And Ballots
      Boots And Ballots
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      Gene is the sheriff of a frontier town during a local election for the town's new mayor. Gene helps out candidate, Mary Sanders, who he thinks would be perfect for the town's new mayor. The other candidate is Thatcher Bowden, who decides to play dirty just to be the town's new mayor. Gene, Pat, and Mary's adopted harmonica playing son, Eddie are supporting her, but Thatcher's men are convincing the town a woman isn't cut out to be a mayor. Thatcher's men then kidnap Eddie, and claim that if Mary wants to see him again, she should drop out of the election. Gene and Pat ride out to Thatcher's place, who won't tell where Eddie is. When Gene hears a harmonica from a back room, he has all the information he needs. After a fight, Gene takes the outlaws in, and Mary is the new mayor.moreless
    • Double Barrelled Vengeance (color)
      Double Barrelled Vengeance (color)
      Season 1 - Episode 26
      Gene turns outlaw to find out who is robbing the stagecoaches.
    • The Peacemaker
      The Peacemaker
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      Gene helps some ranchers and a rainmaker beat a drought and land swindlers.
    • The Hold-up
      The Hold-up
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      An old telegraph operator helps Gene stop a crooked oilman from cheating a rancher out of his property.
    • Ghost Town Raiders
      Ghost Town Raiders
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      While working as a special agent for a mining company, Gene risks his life to find out who is robbing the shipments of gold bars.
    • Narrow Escape
      Narrow Escape
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      Pat's mail order bride arrives complete with a young son. Gene is busy trying to find out who is robbing the silver shipments.
    • The Sharpshooter
      The Sharpshooter
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      A ruthless sheriff frames a young man for murder. Gene and Pat try to prove his innocence.
    • The Old Prospector
      The Old Prospector
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Outlaws believe an old prospector has finally found a gold mine and kidnap him in order to make him tell them where it is.
    • Outlaw Warning
      Outlaw Warning
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      Pat convicts Corey Fordham of killing Duane Simmons. Judge Lockwood sentences Corey, but he escapes and plots revenge on Pat and Lockwood. Pat calls in Gene for protection, while he setd up his house like a living mousetrap with rope slings, and alarm signals, and a bulletproof vest. Gene convinces Pat to loan $5000 to Duane's widow Louise, and her children Billy and Betsy so they can stay out west. Corey's men kidnap Pat, Lockwood, and Billy, who came for the money. Corey gives his own trial and sentences Pat and Lockwood to death. Right when the getting gets good, Gene arrives in the nick of time and saves the three, and send the outlaws to jail.moreless
    • Dry Gulch At Devil's Elbow
      Dry Gulch At Devil's Elbow
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      The sheriff of Cartersville calls in Gene for help with a band of outlaws. But it's Pat with his tall tales that stumbles on a lead.
    • Johnny Jackaroo
      Johnny Jackaroo
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      A make-believe stage coach holdup planned to frighten some sense into an eleven year old boy backfires and causes all kinds of problems.
    • Killer's Trail
      Killer's Trail
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      Gene and Pat help a girl who is being chased by three men. In the process, they find out who the outlaw called "El Avengador" really is.
    • Battle Axe
      Battle Axe
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      Gene and Pat are called into Jimtown to help Sheriff Dan Carter with the increasing number of crimes. When Gene and Pat arrive, they find an old "Battle Axe", Belle Anderson is the new acclaimed sheriff. With smooth-talking, a gang of outlaws, lead by Vasco are named the new deputies. Gene, Pat, and Dan try to convince her otherwise, but she is reluctant. Dan rounds up his old deputies to capture the outlaws. During a fight, Dan captures the outlaws, and brings them in, and regains his job as sheriff.moreless
    • The Stage to San Dimas
      The Stage to San Dimas
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      Gene is in charge of escorting a stage to San Dimas because all the other runs have been cancelled because of an Apache uprising. The stage holds Captain Randy Jones, and a entertainer named Della Dix, who is carrying a fortune in her jewelry. The other passengers are Cliff Barton (her body guard), and Pat, who is heading to recover his stolen mule, Mike. Along the way, they are ambushed by a band of Apaches and two masked outlaws, who run off with Diamond Della's jewelry. Gene chases after the outlaws, learning that Cliff hired them but double-crossed them with fake jewelry, while he got away with the real jewelry. Gene tracks him down, and brings him in, Captain Jones stops the Indian war, Diamond Della, is back on stage, and Pat is reunited with his noble steed.moreless
    • Twisted Trails
      Twisted Trails
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      Gene tries to help a thirteen year old boy from the East who is looking for his father. But the boy doesn't know his father is an outlaw.
    • The Million Dollar Fiddle
      The Million Dollar Fiddle
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      Outlaws kidnap eleven-year-old Reginald Redaldo in an attempt to steal his violin, an original Stradivarius.
    • The Devil's Brand
      The Devil's Brand
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      Gene's boss is killed and Gene leads the manhunt for killer.
    • The Portrait Of White Cloud
      The Portrait Of White Cloud
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      Gene and Pat reminisce about the time they helped an old Indian friend, White Cloud. White Cloud had his picture painted by an artist who was framing more than the picture.
    • Trail Of The Witch
      Trail Of The Witch
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      A young sheriff asks Gene and Pat for help in stopping a series of mine shipment robberies.
    • Ride, Ranchero!
      Ride, Ranchero!
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      Gene's new Flying-A-Ranch for wayward boys is off to a great start. Gene decides to give Big Jim Weston, a jailed convict and son of former rancher Mamie Weston, a second chance as a hand on the the Flying-A.
    • Trouble at Melody Mesa
      Trouble at Melody Mesa
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      Gene poses as a music teacher to trap a gang of counterfeiters and help out an old friend.
    • Silver Dollars
      Silver Dollars
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Gene and Pat help a sheriff find out who is counterfeiting silver dollars.
    • Frontier Guard
      Frontier Guard
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Gene is working as a Border Patrol Agent and helps a rancher who is trying to be forced into selling his ranch.
    • The Return Of Maverick Dan
      The Return Of Maverick Dan
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      Gene is after Maverick Dan and finds the outlaw's sister. She doesn't believe her brother is guilty and talks Gene into investigating.
    • Go West, Young Lady
      Go West, Young Lady
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      Pat sends out letters claiming Gene is looking for a new spouse. Two women ride into town wanting Gene as their husbands. The problem is, they're both already married. One is a lady who comes from the east Mary Gridley, who's out inspecting the west, while the other is an Indian, Little Mountain, who decides she'd rather have Pat than Gene. Gene orders Pat to straighten this situation out, or else.moreless
    • The Raiders (color)
      The Raiders (color)
      Season 1 - Episode 25
      A charming belle, Faith Harding comes to the west from Ohio, to visit her fiance, Johnny. Unbeknown to her, Johnny is an outlaw gang leader, who's planing to overtake a payroll. He and his gang hold up a traveling wagon, only to find a big surprise when instead of carrying payroll, the wagon hides, Gene, Sagebrush, and the sheriff.moreless
    • Talking Guns
      Talking Guns
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      Gene and Pat are after Mack Healy's gang. The town gossip claims that he doesn't know anything but Gene thinks he does.
    • Outlaw Escape
      Outlaw Escape
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Scheming Brad Bidwell arranges for Pat to get elected sheriff of Goose Creek so he can proceed with his illegal activities. Pat asks Gene to help him out.
    • The Killer Horse
      The Killer Horse
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      Gene protects a young boy's unbroken horse when it is accused of killing an old prospector.
    • Framed For Trouble
      Framed For Trouble
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Gene keeps a captured gunslinger's secret rendezvous and ends up charged with murder.
    • Blackwater Valley Feud
      Blackwater Valley Feud
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      The T-C Ranch has a new cook, Jody Bowers. Gene breaks it to him that the T-C can't use the road that's en-route to the Flying M. The people of T-C are displeased and refuse to use the other route, which takes two days to ride. A crook tries to kill the owner of the T-C, and puts the blame on Gene's boss.moreless
    • The Star Toter
      The Star Toter
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Gene takes on the job of sheriff to go after the man who killed the last sheriff.
    • Ransom Cross
      Ransom Cross
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      When an ancient relic unearthed by an archaeologist is stolen, Sheriff Gene goes after the thieves.
    • Hot Lead
      Hot Lead
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      Gene helps a young boy and his mistreated horse. His kindness is repaid while on the trail of bankrobbers.
    • The Kid Comes West
      The Kid Comes West
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      When a wealthy man's daughter dies, he learns he has a grandson. He sends for the boy and plans to make him his heir, which upsets his nephew who was looking forward to inheriting the estate.
    • The Bandidos
      The Bandidos
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      Gene tries to stop Lassiter from swindling the town out of $45,000 by pretending to be a senator and claiming he needs the money to build a new damn.
    • The Steel Ribbon
      The Steel Ribbon
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      Gene and Pat attempt to put an end to a series of train robberies.
    • The Fight At Peaceful Mesa
      The Fight At Peaceful Mesa
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      Gene and Pat find a dying man while out looking for a gang of masked outlaws. They end up being targets when they try to take care of the dying man's last wishes.
    • Horse Sense
      Horse Sense
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      Gene and Pat get work training horses for a young rancher and her brother.
    • Heir To The Lazy L
      Heir To The Lazy L
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      Gene inherits half of a ranch from his uncle. On the way to claim his half he is ambushed.
    • The Sheriff Is A Lady
      The Sheriff Is A Lady
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      Gene and Pat are arrested by a lady sheriff who thinks they are gun smugglers.
    • Six-Gun Romeo
      Six-Gun Romeo
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      Pat's mail-order sweetheart and the theft of a gold shipment provides plenty of problems for Gene.
    • Hot Lead And Old Lace
      Hot Lead And Old Lace
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      Gene and Pat help out when the owner of a ranch is killed and gunmen are out to take it over.
    • The Doodle Bug
      The Doodle Bug
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      Gene and Pat almost get wiped out by landslide trap while investigating a series of robberies.
    • Ghost Mountain
      Ghost Mountain
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      Gene finds himself fighting some very realistic ghosts when he tries to help an archaeologist recover some stolen armor.
    • Outlaw Stage
      Outlaw Stage
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      A young stage driver is accused of robbing the stagecoach and killing the guard. Gene doesn't believe he is guilty.
    • Saddle Up
      Saddle Up
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      Gene is going to try to turn the Flying-A into a home for wayward boys. Gene is fully in charge, but if one little thing goes wrong, the ranch goes to Big Jim, who the leader of the Weston Gang.
    • Trouble At Silver Creek
      Trouble At Silver Creek
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      Gene and Pat help a man and his daughter when a rich and unscrupulous man tries to blackmail them.
    • The Golden Chariot
      The Golden Chariot
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      Pat enters a chariot race at a local fair that's in town. Confident that Pat will win, Gene places a bet, using the budget of an old school that's funding for a new building.
    • The Sheriff Of Santa Rosa
      The Sheriff Of Santa Rosa
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      Sheriff Gene lets a young man accused of stealing horses escape from jail.
    • The Western Way
      The Western Way
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      Gene and Pat capture a bank robber only to discover he the son of their friend, Ma Walker.
    • Feuding Friends
      Feuding Friends
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      Counterfeiting is going on in Red Canyon, and deposits the phony bills in the local bank. Whenever customers make a withdraw, they are handed phony bills. The hotel owner, George Elhart is the ringleader, and convinces people who have been robbed on a stage that the bank is the best place to hide the bills. To break up this counterfeiting ring, Gene and Pat pretend to break up their friendship, and become enemies. George tries to get rid of Gene, but fails. Finally, he hires Pat to dispose of Gene. Faking a murder, Pat and Gene make plans to capture George. George has unwittingly exposed himself, and goes into the hills with his men to hide, where Gene and Pat are ready to bring them in.moreless
    • Rock River Feud
      Rock River Feud
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      Pat inherits a stage line from a distant relative and takes Gene along when he goes to claim it.
    • The Black Rider
      The Black Rider
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      Gene and Pat are called in to track down the "Black Rider", an outlaw who wears a black suit and hat. The outlaw is terrorizing the town and plans revenge on the town for the execution of a killer. The sheriff is wounded, and Gene assumes the job. As it turns out, the Black Rider is a woman! Pat discovers this, and rides to tell Gene, who sneaks over to the outlaw's property. Gene, with Pat's help, is able to capture the Black Rider when she doesn't expect it.moreless
    • The Bandits Of Boulder Bluff
      The Bandits Of Boulder Bluff
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Gene and Pat investigate a gold dust robbery and murder.
    • Dynamite
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      Gene and Pat save a runaway wagon only to find it empty. Gene finds the driver, who says his only passenger, Driscoll, is missing. Gene finds him at the sheriff's office. Gene learns Driscoll is working undercover for a Colorado mining company. Pat follows him and his men to a mine, where he is trapped inside a cave. Gene finds Pat's horse, and follows it to the mine. The owner of the general store admits to being the missing mining engineer, and lights a stick of dynamite to free Pat. Pat is saved by the cave being blown open, and the store owner is proven innocent. Gene and Pat track down Driscoll and his men, and bring them in.moreless
    • Guns Below the Border
      Guns Below the Border
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      Gene teams up with Fernando, a Mexican patrol Captain, to find out who is smuggling guns across the border.
    • The Carnival Comes West
      The Carnival Comes West
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      When the carnival comes to town planning on wintering there, Emma Conley, a respected social leader, tries to drive them out.
    • Warning! Danger!
      Warning! Danger!
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Gene and Pat are after dangerous train robbers.
    • T.N.T.
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      New neighbors, the Townes arrive out west. Little Theodora (who is called Teddy by her father) hears about Gene Autry living around here. She runs away to find her cowboy hero. She tells him that she's homeless, so Gene takes her in. After her father finds her, Theodora tells him that Gene kidnapped her. Colonel Towne has Gene and Sagebrush arrested, but when Gene ends up in a dispute with an outlaw trying to own water rights, Theodora tells the truth, and Sagebrush washes her mouth out.moreless
    • The Lost Chance
      The Lost Chance
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      Gene and Pat meet Pepito, a little Mexican boy who claims he knows about a gold strike known as the Lost Chance. On their way into town, Gene finds out that the Cattleman's Association fund is short. Some members of the Cattleman's Association are really outlaws, and when they find out about this Lost Chance, they kidnap Pepito and make him lead the way to the Lost Chance. If he doesn't, they will kill his mule, Amigo. Gene rides after the outlaws, and captures them, and saving Pepito and Amigo.moreless
    • The Gray Dude
      The Gray Dude
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      Gene is on the trail on an outlaw known as the Gray Dude, who has just killed his friend. Gene is helped by the town's new sheriff, Chill Wills. Gene and Chill ride into Cactus County, where Dude Devlin is hiding. Sheriff Davis unwillingly helps. This leads Gene to believe that the sheriff is in cahoots.moreless
    • Revenge Trail
      Revenge Trail
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      U.S. Marshal Gene, with Pat's help, set out to solve a series of mysterious murders.
    • The Rangerette
      The Rangerette
      Season 5 - Episode 12
      Big Jim Weston was sent to prison thanks to Gene. Weston's daughter, Gerry, comes to the ranch and that's when the trouble stars.
    • Bullets And Bows
      Bullets And Bows
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      The Wild West is swathed in ribbon and silk when tailor, Pat Buttram is mistakenly sent a shipment of women's clothes. Burr Rasmsey, would-be town kingpin, wants to throw the quiet town wide open for gambling. He sees his chance for putting Pat, whose shop is the last remaining building standing in the way of a casino, out of business. When the clothes are stolen, Gene Autry tricks Ramsey into proof of the robbery.moreless
    • The Breakup
      The Breakup
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      Gene and Pat help a wounded man and learn the the man's son-in-law is the main suspect.
    • Thunder Out West
      Thunder Out West
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Pat's new mail-order telescope comes in real handy...for the thief who uses it to get the combination to the safe.
    • Gold Dust Charlie
      Gold Dust Charlie
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Gene discovers the body of a murdered prospector and discovers gold while digging a grave for the man. When he reports the discovery, he is arrested for murder.
    • The Ruthless Renegade
      The Ruthless Renegade
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      In a lawless frontier town, U.S. Marshals Gene and Pat are drawn into a conflict between the citizens and an outlaw leader.
    • The Silver Arrow
      The Silver Arrow
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Gene finds the body of a dead man with a silver arrow in his chest. He takes the body into town and uncovers a frame-up.
    • Million Dollar Fiddle
      Million Dollar Fiddle
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      Famed violin prodigy Reggie Regalado seizes an opportunity to sneak off the train when it stops in Autryville so he can visit Gene's Flying A Ranch. Unfortunately, crooked foreman Buck Bowman and his men steal Reggie's violin for the insurance money.
    • Sharpshooter
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      Gene and Pat track down a crack rifle shot named Randy Barker who's wanted for killing the sheriff, only to discover he's merely a young boy who claims he's being framed. Gene takes Randy at his word and sets a trap to expose the real culprit.
    • Hold Up
      Hold Up
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Gene uncovers a scheme run by a father-daughter criminal team intent on defrauding an old rancher out of his land. Gene pieces together clues, including a ripped telegraph containing his signature, which leads to a knockdown, drag-out fight.
    • Frame for Trouble
      Frame for Trouble
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Gene and Pat capture a professional assassin who was on his way to meet with the man who hired him. When Gene shows up at the meeting spot to arrest the man's employer, Gene is mistaken for the real assassin and is taken to jail.