Bret Maverick Season 1

Season 1

Bret Maverick Season 1

First Air Date: December 01, 1981

First Aired on    :   1981
Episodes    :   18 episodes



Episodes

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1x18 The Hidalgo Thing (May 04, 1982)


Tom Guthrie, who is trying to get re-elected as sheriff, tries to get Maverick to keep a low profile, but Bret is working on the biggest con of his life and isn't going to stop now.


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1x17 The Rattlesnake Brigade (April 27, 1982)


Maverick and Guthrie are suckered into agreeing to protect a shipment of gold from a ruthless band of outlaws.


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1x16 Faith, Hope and Clarity (2) (April 20, 1982)


Bret masterminds a con to get back the townsfolk's land, which was legally stolen by the clever leader of a religious cult.


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1x15 Faith, Hope and Clarity (1) (April 13, 1982)


A religious charlatan dupes the townpeople so that he can obtain the rights to their land.


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1x14 The Eight Swords of Dyrus and Other Illusions of Grandeur (March 23, 1982)


Bret exposes a crooked magician who is performing at the Red Ox.


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1x13 The Vulture Also Rises (March 16, 1982)


When a stagecoach is attacked by Apaches and a woman is killed, the angry townspeople want to call in the cavalry.


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1x12 The Not So Magnificent Six (March 02, 1982)


Six men who each want to gain a reputation as the one who killed the famous Bret Maverick have followed a western pulp writer to Sweetwater.


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1x11 A Night at the Red Ox (February 23, 1982)


Vigilantes take over the Red Ox saloon and put former sheriff Tom Guthrie on trial for crimes he allegedly committed in the past.


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1x10 The Ballad of Bret Maverick (February 16, 1982)


A stranger arrives in town, claiming to be in the process of finishing an epic ballad on the life and death of Bret Maverick.


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1x09 Hallie (February 09, 1982)


An old flame of Bret's shows up in Sweetwater, pursued by two homicidal brothers she swindled.


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1x08 The Mayflower Women's Historical Society (February 02, 1982)


It looks like Maverick is going to be hanged, unless he agrees to sell his life story to an ambitious historian.


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1x07 Dateline: Sweetwater (January 12, 1982)


Eastern financial interests attempt a takeover of Sweetwater businesses.


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1x06 Horse of Yet Another Color (January 05, 1982)


Teddy Roosevelt comes to town to present an Indian chief with a horse from the president, but Maverick ends up winning the stallion.


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1x05 The Yellow Rose (December 22, 1981)


Women's suffrage catches fire in Sweetwater and no one feels the heat more than Maverick, who's just won a Chinese girl in a poker game.


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1x04 Anything for a Friend (December 15, 1981)


A barn-raising celebration at Maverick's ranch helps him conceal Billy the Kid from authorities.


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1x03 Welcome to Sweetwater (December 08, 1981)


Maverick's reluctance to sell his ranch, the Lazy Ace, is the major stumbling block to bringing the railroad into Sweetwater.


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1x02 The Lazy Ace (2) (December 01, 1981)


Former sheriff Tom Guthrie joins Bret as partner in the Red Ox saloon, to the dismay of the townspeople who just booted the old-fashioned lawman out of office.


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1x01 The Lazy Ace (1) (December 01, 1981)


In what may very well be the last of the great poker games in the Old West, Bret wins ownership of the saloon and decides to settle down in the town of Sweetwater in the Arizona Territory. (Part 1 of 2)




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