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Lawman 

This is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming, and his Deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
John Russell ...  Marshal Dan Troop 156 episodes, 1958-1962
Peter Brown ...  Deputy Johnny McKay 156 episodes, 1958-1962
Peggie Castle ...  Lily Merrill 106 episodes, 1959-1962
Emile Avery Emile Avery ...  Barfly / ... 97 episodes, 1958-1962
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Storyline

This is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming, and his Deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing. In the second season, Lily Merrill opens The Birdcage Saloon, where she sings and entertains and has a close, unspoken relationship with Troop.

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Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 October 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lawman See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(156 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

At the start of season two, Peggie Castle was cast as Lily Merrill, a saloon owner. Over the course of the final three seasons, her relationship with Dan held many similarities with Marshal Matt Dillon and Miss Kitty Russell of Gunsmoke (1955) fame. See more »

Connections

Referenced in 77 Sunset Strip: Switchburg (1960) See more »

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Excellent series lost by Warner Brothers
2 December 2006 | by dighambaraSee all my reviews

It is a shame that this series hasn't been remastered and produced on video by Warner or some other professional movie house.

Copies of most episodes are available, but are usually of poor quality, being copies of copies of copies.

As I understand it, 92 episodes were produced during its run, but only 15 are noted here.

Some of the series writers, such as Richard Matheson, went on to become noted authors.

Excellent series, well written, well staged and well produced.

Michael Weldon,

Udon Thani, Thailand


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