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Bonanza episode
“Little Man -Ten Feet Tall”
Season 4, Episode 34
#134 in Series
LittleManTenFeetTall
Air date May 26, 1963
Production code
Guest starring:
Written by Eric Norden

Frank Arno

Directed by Lewis Allen
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She Walks in Beauty
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Summary[]

An Italian immigrant and his son seek a new life after fleeing violence in their home country.

Plot[]

Nick Biancci and his son come to town seeking their fortune in a new country after leaving Italy. Nick has renounced any kind of fighting, after fleeing violence in his native Napoli. He works at odd jobs, saving money to help his son pursue his talent as a classical guitarist. Ben hires Nick as a cook at the Ponderosa.

Unfortunately, two men learn that Nick has savings, and try to beat him into revealing where the money is.

When they threaten his son as well, Nick must make a tough decision in order to protect his son and his son's future.

Cast and Characters[]

The Cartwrights

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  • Bern Hoffman: Bernie
  • Ethan Laidlaw: Townsman
  • James Anderson: Al
  • Lane Bradford: Todd
  • Michael Davis: Mario Biancci
  • Ross Martin: Nick Biancci

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