- THE QUICK AND THE DEAD
Original Airdate: December 8, 1957
Synopsis. Maverick becomes an accessory to robbery after a crook named Parker repays a debt to him with stolen money.
Gerald Mohr was the first of two actors to play Doc Holliday on Maverick (Peter Breck was the second). In addition to this episode, Mohr appeared as Holliday in “Seed of Deception.”
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