Ballad of the Ponderosa

Ballad of the Ponderosa

Air Date: November 13, 1966

Written by: Michael Landon, Rik Vollaerts

Directed by: William F. Claxton

Guest Stars: Randy Boone (Colter Preston), Ann Doran (Lisa Stanley), Roger Davis (Harold Stanley), John Archer (Dave Sinclair)

A young man who blames Ben for the death of his father, returns to Virginia City. Script co-written by Michael Landon.

Trivia: Ann Doran was also in Season Ten’s, “The Real People Of Muddy Creek”. Her career began at age four, with silent films. She was also cast in Little House on the Prairie and Highway To Heaven.