The Virginian

Season 1 Episode 1

The Executioners

Aired Wednesday 7:30 PM Sep 19, 1962 on NBC
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The Executioners
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Ne'er-do-well Tom Newcombe is publicly hanged for murdering a woman because the local school teacher, Celia Ames (Colleen Dewhurst), refuses to alibi him. A mysterious man, Paul Taylor (Hugh O'Brien), comes to town, signs on to work as a Shiloh Ranch hand and begins romancing Celia. However, his odd behaviour begins to raise the suspicions of Judge Garth and the local Sheriff who wonder about the motives of the stranger.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Colleen Dewhurst

Colleen Dewhurst

Celia Ames

Guest Star

Jeane Wood

Jeane Wood

The Woman (uncredited)

Guest Star

Audrey Swanson

Audrey Swanson

The Mother

Guest Star

Pippa Scott

Pippa Scott

Molly Wood

Recurring Role

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