The Rifleman
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Eight Hours to Die — episode 6

1. What did Lucas & Mark go into town to get?
Boots for Mark & supplies

2. What saying was included with the newspaper article?
"Judgment is mine, for I am the true judge of all things"

3. What crime did Judge Zephaniah Burton's son commit?
He killed a deacon from the church & wounded 2 little girls

4. What town did this happen in?
Claypool, Wyoming

5. What insignia was on Judge Zephaniah Burton's boots?
Scales & the word 'Justice'

6. What was Micah's reasons to ride out to the McCain Ranch?
He came to ask Lucas a few questions & to delivery a letter that came for him

7. Judge Zephaniah was after those who have persecuted his son. What were the 3 things/people he was
seeking revenge for?
1. The man who hung his son
2. The man who sentenced his son
3. The man who captured his son

8. Lucas' orders were not to kill Ephraim, but to wound him, where did Lucas shoot him?
In the leg

9. What did Mark tell Lucas he was doing wrong when Lucas was firing the forge up?
Mark told Lucas if he wouldn't pack the coals so tight you'd get a better draft

10. What did Judge Zephaniah mean by simple poetic justice?
An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a son for a son

11. What did Mark do to stay after school?
The teacher caught Mark pitching spit balls

12. The Judge went to fetch Mark from school himself. What did he tell Mark & his teacher to let Mark
He told Mark and his teacher that he found Lucas on the road, and that Lucas' wagon hit a rut and it turned
over. He told them that Lucas tried to jump free but his foot got caught and that Lucas had been hurt,
serious, but not fatal, and that he had a badly broken ankle

13. How did Lucas manage to get loose?
He took his foot and knocked over the coals and force the wheel that he was tied to, to turn so he could get
the ropes against the hot coals. He struggled; and managed to get free

14. When Mark had heard what happen, what did he do at that moment?
Mark paused to say a quick silent prayer

15. How many episodes was there a rattlesnake in or an imaginary one? Can you name them?
9 episodes — Home Ranch — Eight Hours to Die — The Hawk — Day of the Hunter — Knight Errant —
Suspicion — And The Devil Makes Five — Ordeal — The Photographer

16. Lucas thought the Judge had shot Mark, how did he re-act?
He threaten to I'll kill him with my bare hands

17. Bobby Crawford Jr., brother of Johnny Crawford was in this episode. What other episodes was Bobby in?
The Gaucho and The Second Witness

18. What TV Western was Bobby known for?
Laramie, as Andy Sherman

19. What is the discrepancy in this episode..... Lucas says one thing and it turns out to be it a goof?
Russell Collins character — He is referred to as Willard/Henry Denton/Mr. Denton. While in the General Store, Lucas called him Willard. When Micah goes out to the McCain Ranch to give Lucas his mail - he said that Henry Denton from the post office gave him the letter for Lucas

20. Besides this episode, what episode do we see Lucas tied up and left to free himself by burning the ropes around his hands to get free?
Meeting at Midnight — Lucas found himself tied to a log with an anvil on top. He saw the forge and worked at knocking it over

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