Blood Tie

Air Date: February 18, 1968

Written by:

Directed by: Seymour Robbie

Guest Stars: Robert Drivas (Tracy Blaine), Leo Gordon (Fargo Taylor), Conlan Carter (Clay Taylor), Ray Teal (Sheriff Roy Coffee)

Joe is tricked into hiring a thief who plans on robbing the Ponderosa.

Trivia: This was Leo Gordon’s (Taylor) second and last appearance in the series. Besides acting in Bonanza, he also was a co-writer for two Bonanza episodes: season Four’s ‘The Boss’ and season Six’s ‘The Flannel-Mouthed Gun.’