Fred Garth Jailed for Murder
Broadcast: October 7th 1954
Added: Jan 28 2014
"Dr Ray Matson MD was the gun toting doctor who roamed the length and breadth of the old Indian territory. Friend and physician to white man and Indian alike, the symbol of justice and mercy in the lawless west of the 1870's, this legendary figure was known to all as Dr. Sixgun..."
Pablo meets Fred Garth on his way to French Mans Ford after three years away. He left when he killed a man in a fair fight but the man had two brothers. When the express office is held up by a masked man and the teller killed Fred Garth is accused, tried and sentenced to death. Pablo doesn't believe that Fred is capable of killing a man nor does the girl he came back to marry. Dr Sixgun tries to help him but it seems he is on a death wish as he won't say anything to defend himself. Dr Sixgun is determined to find out why Fred seems happy to die.