16 May 1958
| 7.9/10 |
15 April 1951
Guy Madison, Andy Devine
| Wesley Barry
S. Roy Luby
CBS, American Broadcasting Company, Broadcast syndication
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The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok is an American Western television series which ran for eight seasons from 1951 through 1958. The Screen Gems series began in syndication, but ran on CBS from 1955 through 1958, and, at the same time, on ABC from 1957 through 1958. The Kellogg's cereal company was the show's national sponsor. The series was also exported to Australia during the late-1950s.
The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok starred Guy Madison as the legendary Old West lawman (in real life, also a gunfighter) United States Marshal James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok, and Andy Devine as his comedy sidekick, Jingles P. Jones.
Devine and Madison portrayed their roles on Mutual radio from April 1, 1951 to 1956.
During the 1950s, several episodes of the television show were spliced together and released as feature movies:The Ghost of Crossbones Canyon (1952)
Behind Southern Lines (1952)
Trail of the Arrow (1952)
The Yellow Haired Kid (1952)
Border City Rustlers (1953)
Secret of Outlaw Flats (1953)
Six Gun Decision (1953)
Two Gun Marshal (1953)
Marshals In Disguise (1954)
Outlaw's Son (1954)
Trouble on the Trail (1954)
The Two Gun Teacher (1954)
The Matchmaking Marshal (1955)
Phantom Trails (1955)
Timber Country Trouble (1955)
The Titled Tenderfoot (1955)
Mike Ragan appeared in three episodes, as Gus in "The Tax Collecting Story" as Collier in "Mexican Rustlers Story" (both 1951), and Malone in "The Doctor's Story" (1953).
Carole Mathews appeared twice, first as Miss Jennings in "The Slocum Family" (1951) and then as Anne Hardy in "Blacksmith Story" (1952).
Ewing Mitchell, as Mr. Harker in "Chain of Events" (1953)
Gloria Saunders, as Sally Jones in "Boulder City Election" (1951)
William Tannen, as Rand in "The Doctor's Story" (1953) and as Tom Maples in "The Maverick" (1954)
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