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Incident at the Hanging Tree (A.K.A. Truth Has No Family) is the sixth episode of the first and only season of The Monroes. It first aired on October 12, 1966.


The Monroes meet their neighbors, the Wales when Dalton and Billy Dan drive a herd of horses over the Monroe front yard. Trouble arises when Ruel follows Clayt to confront them and they are accused of horse stealing. - Source: IMDb.com



Also Starring[]

Supporting cast[]

  • James Brolin as Dalton Wales
  • Tim O'Kelly as Billy Dan Wales
  • Lisa Jak as Lorna Wales


Guest Star[]

Crew (and other credits)[]

Closing Credits[]

  • Directed by: Larry Peerce
  • Written by: Halsted Welles
  • Produced by: Al C. Ward
  • Executive Producer: Frederick Brogger
  • A Qualis Production | In Association With: Twentieth Century-Fox Television
  • Associate Producer: Fred Hamilton
  • Assistants to the Producer: Mel Epstein and Ray Kellogg
  • Series Consultant: Otis Carney
  • Series Created by: Milt Rosen
  • Music: Harry Sukman
  • Music Supervision: Lionel Newman
  • Theme: David Rose
  • Production Supervisor: Jack Sonntag
  • Unit Production Manager: Wes McAfee
  • Assistant Director: Jack Voglin
  • Director of Photography: Monroe Askins
  • Art Directors: Jack Martin Smith and Carl Macauley
  • Film Editor: George Gittens, A.C.E.
  • Post Production Coordinator: Robert Mintz
  • Story Editor: Calvin Clements, Jr.
  • Set Decorators: Walter M. Scott, Bert Allen
  • Supervising Music Editor: Leonard A. Engel
  • Music Editor: Kenneth Runyon
  • Supervising Sound Effects Editor: Ralph B. Hickey
  • Sound Effects Editor: Edward Rossi
  • Makeup Supervision: Ben Nye
  • Hair Styling Supervision: Margaret Donovan
  • Associate Producer and Executive Story Consultant: Frank Paris

"The Producers wish to express their appreciation for the cooperation of:

  • U.S. Department of Interior
  • Grand Teton National Park
  • National Forest Service
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture"
  • Color by: De Luxe
  • William Self in charge of Production for Twentieth Century-Fox Television, Inc.