Famed insult comic Don Rickles appears in a rare dramatic role in this episode.
Candy Moore would go onto play Chris Carmichael on The Lucy Show.
Joe Carder ranks as one of the more repulsive characters in series history.
Hale: When a man's in trouble joining him only compounds the misery.
Joe: You say you're a wagon scout but you could be anybody.
Flint: That's right but this isn't the place to stand around and argue about it.
Joe: Fifteen unmarked graves. Waste of time, that's what it was.
Flint: You ever heard of Christian duty?
Joe: I sure have, mister. Never got much out of it.
Flint: (to Joe) You're not back home. This is Comanche country. If you wanna stay alive tonight, stay awake.
Flint: Everyman's somebody, George. All he has to do is find himself. Why don't you give it a try?
George: McCullough isn't gonna sit by and watch us go, Joe.
Joe: There's two of us. When I make my move, you back me up.
Flint: (about Joe) You never needed him, George. Never. He needed you.