Vint Fell, a buffalo hunter and union vet, is in Laramie after a hunt. Reed Smith who is an accomplished piano player arrives to play at the Birdcage. He led a patrol in the Civil War, which included Fell's brother, but he was the only man to return and Fell wants revenge. Troop tries to persuade Smith to leave Larmie but he has quit drinking and intends to stay which Lily says he can do as long as he is sober. Fell along with several friends come to tar Smith forcing Troop to stop him. Fell who respects and served with Troop, forces Troop to defend himself when Fell pulls his gun.
Did You Know?
This episode provides a few details about Marshal Troop's (John Russell) back story. Troop was a Captain in the Union army and fought during the Civil War. He has put the war behind him and declares that when he took off his uniform, he left the memories of the war behind, too. See more