Cimarron City Season 1
S01 E01Oct 11, 1958
I, The People Oct 11, 1958 Laird Garner works with a crooked sheriff and his deputies to gain a stranglehold on the town, even winning election as mayor.
S01 E02Oct 18, 1958
Terror Town Oct 18, 1958 On his way home after a trail drive, Matthew Rockford is taken prisoner by four half-brothers who put him to work in a silver mine.
S01 E03Oct 29, 1958
To Become A Man Oct 29, 1958 After he kills a thief, Matt Rockford tries to adopt the man's two sons.
S01 E04Nov 1, 1958
Twelve Guns Nov 1, 1958 A gang of gunslingers recruits the son of a famous gunman who hopes to live up to his father's reputation.
S01 E05Nov 8, 1958
The Medicine Man Nov 8, 1958 A bounty hunter tracks down a doctor who, falsely accused of malpractice, has changed his name and sought refuge in Cimarron City.
S01 E06Nov 15, 1958
Hired Hand Nov 15, 1958 Matt Rockford goes "undercover" to investigate troubling occurrences at an isolated ranch.
S01 E07Nov 22, 1958
Kid On A Calico Horse Nov 22, 1958
S01 E08Nov 29, 1958
The Beast Of Cimarron Nov 29, 1958 Reports of a monster who kills people and mauls livestock outside of Cimarron City panics the local citizenry. Mayor Matt Rockford and Deputy Sheriff Lane Temple organize a search party to capture or kill the legendary beast without success. Meanwhile the killings continue and Beth Purcell mysteriously disappears.
S01 E09Dec 6, 1958
A Respectable Girl Dec 6, 1958 Matt Rockford and his men rescue a tinhorn gambler from three cowhands who claim that they had been cheated by the man they were trying to kill. Rockford lets the cardplayer go on his way and the man sets up shop in Cimarron City, much to the disgust of many of its citizens.
S01 E10Dec 13, 1958
The Bloodline Dec 13, 1958 A gunfighter who abandoned his son, Webb Martin, many years ago tracks him down in Cimarron City determined to make amends. When the father rescues Webb from a murderous gambler, the youth decides to try to put aside his bitter feelings only to discover that his father isn't the misunderstood man he portrays himself as.
S01 E11Dec 20, 1958
Cimarron Holiday Dec 20, 1958 Cimarron City's businessmen hopes of organizing the big Founders' Day celebration without their wives' knowledge are soon dashed. The women determine that a little culture is need for the festivities and assign the men their roles in their version of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol'. Just before the big day, the child selected to play Tiny Tim announces that he won't go on stage unless his father can see his performance. Unfortunely the man has been arrested in a neighboring town for stealing chickens.
S01 E12Dec 27, 1958
McGowan's Debt Dec 27, 1958 Beth Purcell befriends her newest boardinghouse customer, Drew McGowan, an ex-convict recently released from prison who has returned to Cimarron City determined to find out who framed him for the crime for which he was falsely imprisoned. The guilty parties determine to get rid of McGowan before he can exact his revenge.
S01 E13Jan 3, 1959
The Bitter Lesson Jan 3, 1959 Deputy Sheriff Lane Temple falls in love with Cimarron City's pretty new school teacher, Laura Winfield. Beth Purcell becomes suspicious of her newest boarder when she sees Laura meet with a shady character on her first evening in town and suspects that the young woman is trying to distract Lane from guarding a valuable gold shipment.
S01 E14Jan 10, 1959
A Legacy Of Ossie Harper Jan 10, 1959 Saloon singer and town drunk Ossie Harper shows shyster lawyer Addison a land grant his father earned in 1859 deeding him the land on which Cimarron City was built. Ossie only wants to be respected, but his crooked partner's determined to bleed Cimarron City dry by extorting money from each businessman to allow them to remain on the land they've already developed.
S01 E15Jan 17, 1959
Child Of Fear Jan 17, 1959 An itinerant printer moves to Cimarron City with his pretty daughter and gets a job at the town's newspaper. The paper's apprentice is attracted to the girl, though her father does his best to prevent the courtship from progressing. Meanwhile Sheriff Simpson and Deputy Sheriff Temple investigate the brutal murders of two women.
S01 E16Jan 24, 1959
Burn The Town Down Jan 24, 1959 After Cimarron City's sheriff is murdered, Deputy Sheriff Lane Temple captures the killer and locks him in jail awaiting trial. The killer's gang demands that the outlaw be released immediately or they will burn the town to the ground. Temple develops a plan to capture the gang before they can do any damage, but the frightened town council objects.
S01 E17Jan 31, 1959
Runaway Train Jan 31, 1959 While traveling by train to Denver, Matt Rockford meets and falls in love with Lisa Caldwell, a beautiful woman who, unbeknownst to him, has been falsely accused of murder. Lisa is blackmailed into losing five thousand dollars in a poker game to a U.S. Marshal as a bribe to free a notorious outlaw and his gang. When the prisoners escape and the train is snowbound, Matt, Lisa and their fellow passengers find themselves in deadly peril.
S01 E18Feb 7, 1959
The Beauty And The Sorrow Feb 7, 1959 A young lady breaks an engagement and marries another man.
S01 E19Feb 14, 1959
Return Of The Dead Feb 14, 1959 Beth Purcell is shocked when her husband, thought dead and buried for ten years, suddenly appears in Cimarron City.
S01 E20Feb 21, 1959
Blind Is The Killer Feb 21, 1959 A young would-be gunslinger trying to earn a reputation challenges Matt Rockford to a gunfight. The youngster panics and accidentally shoots a whiskey bottle, splattering glass shards into Matt's eyes, blinding him. While Rockford recovers, he recounts his early days when he was forced to defend his reputation as a fast gun in every town he visited.
S01 E21Feb 28, 1959
The Unaccepted Feb 28, 1959 A group of Danish immigrants journeys to Cimarron City in search of free land to homestead, only to discover they had been cheated by a disreputable businessman in St. Louis. Matt Rockford offers to rent them some of his land until they get back on their feet, but conflicts arise when the newcomers start to fence waterholes on the property to prevent Matt's cattle from trampling their crops.
S01 E22Mar 7, 1959
The Ratman Mar 7, 1959 A German-born doctor tries to alert Cimarron City to the threatened arrival of bubonic plague.
S01 E23Mar 14, 1959
Have Sword, Will Duel Mar 14, 1959 A Russian Grand Duke's fondness for women leads to trouble when he pays a visit to Cimarron City.
S01 E24Mar 21, 1959
Chinese Invasion Mar 21, 1959 Cimarron City's businessman band together to build a railroad spur to the main track, but have only 90 days to do it or a neighboring town will be awarded the contract. The general contractor hires a cut-rate construction company to lay the track, importing a gang of Chinese coolies to do the heavy labor. Things go well for a time until the coolies revolt against the low pay and poor working conditions, threatening to scuttle the project and ruin the spur line's stockholder and the Cimarron City with them.
S01 E25Mar 28, 1959
The Town Is A Prisoner Mar 28, 1959 Cimarron City is cut off when a regiment of Mexican lancers joins forces with a small army of American renegades intent on recapturing Texas and returning it to the Mexican sovereignty. With telegraph service to the U.S. Army cut off, Sheriff Lane Temple attempts to cause the two disparate units to have falling out before they can execute their plans of conquest
S01 E26Apr 4, 1959
The Evil One Apr 4, 1959 Professor James King, a charlatan boasting of magical powers arrives in Cimarron City and promptly puts on a séance where he calls the spirit of a dead man to visit from the dead. Matt Rockford isn't too concerned about the gullible citizens who are taken in by the professor's tricks until he detects a sinister motive behind the hypnotist's visit.