Trivia Page Answers
Meeting at Midnight — episode 74
1. The three
men on horses outside of town, what were they planning?
To break their friend Miller out of jail.
2. Back at the ranch as Lucas was doing the dishes, what was
Memorizing and reciting a poem
3. What was the name of the poem?
4. Mark commented he wanted to be a writer. What did he want
to be the previous week?
A stagecoach driver
5. When Lucas and Mark went into town, they invited Micah to
supper. Why was Micah unable to come to dinner?
Micah had Carl Miller in jail
6. What was the work Mark wanted to know the meaning of?
7. Who did Lucas recognize in town?
Tom Benton, his former Army Captain
8. Tom Benton ended up in jail for shooting up the saloon. Why
was he really in jail?
He was working for the Federal Government on a case about Miller
9. After Lucas Bailed Tom out of jail, how did Tom get back
He had a fight with Lucas in the street
10. How did two of the guys overtake Lucas?
They caught him in the Blacksmiths shop and beat him up
11. When Benton’s mission was completed what did he do?
Went to the ranch for dinner
12. What did Mark do at dinner?
He recited a poem but got stuck.
13. What was Benton’s response to Marks poem?
Tom Benton finished reciting the poem
14. What office did Benton have to report back to?
The Denver office
15. What famous writer did Benton mention to Mark?
Mark Twain, same name as Marks
16. What was one reason Mark wanted to be a writer?
Because he though writers traveled and he thought that would be
17. Lucas also told Mark about a fellow in St. Louis who was a
writer who did not travel. What kind of writer was he?
He wrote labels at the sauerkraut factory
18. Claude Akins was Tom Benton. What other episodes was he in?
The Safe Guard ― Strange Town ― Meeting at Midnight
19. Chuck and Claude was in a famous western fight. Do you know the
name of it?
Ride Beyond Vengeance (1966). An almost 4 minute fight scene
that Chuck and Claude did the stunts themselves. It took several
days to shoot the fight scene.
20. Frank DeKova was the man in jail waiting for someone to break
him out. What other episode was he in?
The Indian as Chief Hostay and Meeting at Midnight as
around the McCain Ranch