Gunsmoke/Nitro! (1)

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Nitro! (1)
Season 12, Episode 28
Airdate April 8, 1967
Production Number 1615-0225
Written by Preston Wood
Directed by Robert Totten
Produced by John Mantley
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Nitro! (2)
GunsmokeSeason Twelve
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Nitrol (1) is the twenty-eighth episode of the twelfth season of Gunsmoke, and the four hundred thirty-seventh episode overall.

Starring: James Arness (Marshal Matt Dillon)

with Milburn Stone (Dr. Galen "Doc" Adams), Amanda Blake (Kitty Russell), Ken Curtis (Festus Haggen), Roger Ewing (Thad Greenwood)

And Featuring: James Nusser (Louie Pheeters)

with Robert Rothwell (Joe Keller), Dub Taylor (Byron Pfeiffer Farnum), Glenn Strange (Sam Noonan), Gene O'Donnell (Express Manager), Pete Kellett (Cowboy), Carl Pitti (Gambler), John Breen (Waiter), David Canary (George McClaney), Bonnie Beecher (Anne Gilchrist), Tom Reese (Ben Stearman), Eddie Firestone (Red Bailey)


Plot Overview

Crooks persuade a drifter to make nitro for them so they can blow up banks and safes. He agrees as there is plenty of money to be made but his life changes when he meets and falls in love with a young woman and he tells the crooks he no longer wants to be involved.


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