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Bonanza episode
“Half a Rogue”
Season 4, Episode 18
#118 in Series
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Air date January 27, 1963
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Written by Arnold Belgard
Directed by Don McDougall
Episode Guide
Previous Episode:
Elegy for a Hangman
Next Episode:
The Last Haircut
External links
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Half a Rogue on IMDb

Summary[]

Hoss harbors kindred spirit Big Jim Layton on the Ponderosa while trying to clear the wounded mountain man's name from charges of theft and murder.

Plot[]

Trouble-making hillbilly Jim Leyton tries to steal Hoss' horse after breaking out of jail, then attempts to pin his murder charge on Hoss. Hoss goes about the job of proving his innocence while he has Jim paroled into his custody.

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  • John Milford: Cal Stacy
  • Judson Pratt: Jeb Nelson

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Did you know?[]

  • German episode title: "Ist Leyton schuldig?", meaning "Is Leyton Guilty?"
  • Bing Russell's first appearance as Deputy Clem Foster.
  • This is first of two appearances of Slim Pickens as Big Jim Leyton.

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