THE LIFE, DEATH, AND LIFE OF WILD BILL HICKOK

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01.05 Episode 5 (#40069-007)
Airdate: May 16, 1995

Having lost much of his eyesight and confidence, Wild Bill Hickok -- a legend in his own right -- enlists the help of Nicodemus Legend in bringing down a band of train robbers.

Written by: Peter Allan Fields
Directed by: Michael Caffey

Guest Starring: Robert Donner as Chamberlain Brown, John Pyper-Ferguson as Jack McCall, Debbie James as Marjorie, William Russ as Wild Bill Hickok, Robert Shelton as Grady, Clark Ray as Henry, Ed Adams as Adam (Henchman), Mike Faherty as Tommy Squirrel, Adam Beech as Adam (Boy)

Nielsen Ratings: 2.4 rating / 4 share / rank 82nd overall

Reference: Adam, Adam, Janos Bartok, Chamberlain Brown, Buffalo Head Saloon, Ned Buntline, Deadwood South Dakota, Fulminator, Grady, Henry, Bill Hickok, Legend Balloon, Marjorie, Jack McCall, Ernest Pratt, Huitzilopochtli Ramos, Sheridan Colorado, Silver King Hotel, Skeeter, Tommy Squirrel


INVENTIONS


Used an airborne remote
controlled "spy orb"


Developed his own visual acuity
test to prescribe spectacles


The Bartok ocular deflector for
spectacles protects against
sun glare


The Bartok body bullet barricade
limits the effectiveness of firearms


The Bartok aerospheric rescue
carronade fires dry phosphorescent
particles skyward


Used a celluloid filter on the
optiscope to make phophorescent
particles visible


Used the ball lightning generator
as a stun weapon and diversion


Used a wireless signal to send Morse coded messages to headphones


MEMORABLE REMARKS

NOTES OF INTEREST

THE LEGEND NOVELS

IMAGES